Linda Patterson of Vanderbilt Eye Institute (formerly the Eye Center, which joined Vandy in Sept. of 2011). Dr. E. Kirk Bowles, of the Institute, spends one day a week in Lafayette, at the office of Dr. Joseph Bentley.
L-r: Larissa Eller and Emily Lough of Emily Lough, Therapeutic Optometrist, and Katherine Raum of Raum Family Dentistry. Vision and dental problems are among the common symptoms of diabetes.
Kasie Skulley of Heavenly Hands, located in Lafayette.
Nurse Practitioner Janice York gives an instructional talk to attendees before the lunch hour.
Macon County General Hospital hosted its annual Diabetes Health Fair on Thursday, November 8. Running from 9 AM to 10 PM, the fair features vendors specializing in diabetes-related areas of expertise and assistance, and is scheduled yearly to coincide with American Diabetes Awareness Month. Speakers were Nurse Practictioner Janice York, and Sherry Hall of High Point Hospice. Attendees were served a soup and sandwich lunch from 11 to noon.