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Free Wellness Wednesday Education Series: ‘My Blood Sugar is Elevated. Now What?’

For Journalists

Stephanie Stanley

Lisa Lombardo
Director, Public Relations

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WHAT: This presentation will provide an overview of diabetes and the effects of high blood sugar numbers and what they mean.


Light refreshments will be served. There is no fee, but registration is required. Register online or call 1-800-533-UPMC, option 4.


WHY: Knowing your blood sugar level helps you treat low or high blood sugar before it becomes an emergency. It also helps you know how exercise and food affect your blood sugar and how much short-acting insulin (if you take insulin) to take.




  • Diabetes educator Terry Bennett, R.N., C.D.E.


WHEN: 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2019


  • 6 p.m., refreshments
  • 6:30 p.m., presentation

WHERE: UPMC Outpatient Center in Hampton, 2nd floor classroom, 4490 Mount Royal Blvd., Allison Park, Pa., 15101.


Note to Media: To cover this event, prior arrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-586-9762 or