AtlantiCare will host a free health and wellness fair in recognition of National Diabetes Month 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Nov. 19 at the AtlantiCare LifeCenter, 2500 English Creek Ave., Building 200, Egg Harbor Township.
Bhavin Patel, a prosthodontist with Seaview Dental Arts in Galloway, will give a presentation titled “Diabetes and Dental Health” at 9:30 a.m.
Cooking demonstrations will begin 11 a.m. in the community meeting room on the first floor of the LifeCenter. Chef Brianna Manning of Kitchen 19 culinary center in Hammonton will lead the demonstrations. She and AtlantiCare certified diabetes educators will discuss healthy cooking options.
Six AtlantiCare certified diabetes educators will share information about group education classes, individual diabetes education sessions, diabetes cooking classes and more that are open to anyone wanting to learn to prepare easy and healthy meals.
There will be free giveaways, raffles and refreshments. Vendors will offer information on glucose monitors and diabetes products.