November is National Diabetes Month and the Trumbull Monroe Health District is celebrating by offering low-cost cholesterol screening and counseling on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., at the Health District offices, 2 Corporate Drive, Suite 116, Trumbull. Fasting is required. The cost for the screening is $25, cash and check are accepted. Appointments are required; to schedule, call 203-452-5195.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are 26 million people in the United States living with diabetes and 79 million have pre-diabetes.