There will be an event on Wednesday at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital. This will be in cooperation with Illinois Diabetes Awareness Day, and people from Taylorville Memorial Hospital will be giving free Diabetes screenings.
State Representative Wayne Rosenthal of Morrisonville partnered with the hospital for this event and Rosenthal says that this event could help people who want to be tested for diabetes.
Rosenthal says that he has family members who have had diabetes.
Rosenthal says that older people are more prone to getting diabetes.
Again this will be on Wednesday from 9 am till 11 am at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital conference room.