SEARHC holds talk on traditional foods and diabetes
October 31, 2019
SEARHC, the medical provider that recently took over management of the Wrangell Medical
Center and is currently overseeing construction of a new hospital, held a talk Monday, Oct. 21,
on diabetes and traditional foods. The talk was lead by Kelly Lakin, a diabetes educator with
Diabetes is a disease that occurs when one's blood sugar is too high, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.
Insulin is a hormone that the body produces to
transfer sugar from food and drinks to the
body's cells, providing energy. If the body does not produce e...