Tags:From the press release:
(ASHEVILLE, N.C.) — Hall-Of-Famer Dominique Wilkins, former Georgia Bulldog and NBA star well known in the sports world will be in Asheville on December 2 to tell Western North Carolina that it “is” possible to live a healthy and active life with diabetes.
Novo Nordisk® is bringing Dominique to the Asheville area. Crescent Health Solutions and WellPath are proud to partner with Novo Nordisk® and Dominique in the region’s fight against diabetes. Since being diagnosed with Type II diabetes 10 years ago, his life goal has been to transform the way people think about living with diabetes. His talk will be held at the Hilton at Biltmore Park from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. on December 2.
“Having someone like Dominique share with Western North Carolina how to manage diabetes is another highlight of Crescent’s educational series,” said Myrna Harris, Crescent Health Solutions CEO. “At Crescent, we believe that better healthcare solutions are within reach for diabetes.”
This event will include special information regarding the diabetes crisis in Western North Carolina, educational resources and assistance, plus additional information from Dr. David Hester of Asheville Endocrinology Consultants.
For more information about the “Living with Diabetes” December 2 event, please visit our website at www.crescenths.com or call 800-707-7726.
About Crescent Health Solutions
Crescent Health Solutions is the region’s largest and only locally based healthcare provider network. The company provides network access, health plan administration and health management services to self-insured clients across Western North Carolina. Crescent also offers comprehensive medical, vision and dental coverage to small businesses and individuals across the region. To learn more about Crescent Health Solutions visit www.crescenths.com.