Suffolk County Executive Steve
Bellone joined Department of Health Commissioner James Tomarken, MD, MPH,
MBA, MSW, to invite residents who have diabetes to attend a free program
that will enable them to manage their diabetes. The program, conducted by
the Department of Health Services in collaboration with Cornell University
Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County, comprises four classes that cover
suggestions for keeping blood sugar in target range, choosing a healthy meal
plan and balancing food, exercise and medications.