Diabetes support group meets Tuesday for special talks

The Diabetes Education & Support Group at Griffin Hospital will host two free presentations about managing stress related to diabetes on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division Street in Derby.

Donna Skurat will host “Coping with Diabetes,” an open discussion of how stress affects diabetes control and stress management.

The presentations will be 2:30 p.m. in the hospital’s Childbirth Classroom A and at 6:30 p.m. in the hospital’s dining room. Free valet parking is available at 2:30.

The Diabetes Education & Support Group meets through June the second Tuesday of each month to discuss the management of diabetes, its challenges and day-to-day dietary concerns. All diabetics and their families are welcome to attend. No registration is required.

For more information, call Mary Swansiger at 203-732-1137.