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Are you at risk for diabetes?

Are you at risk for diabetes

Checking your blood sugar is the only way to know if you blood sugar is too high, too low or just right. If your blood sugar is too high, it could be a sign that you have diabetes. Diagnosing diabetes early can prevent severe health complications and death. You can get your blood sugar checked at any of Parkland’s Access to Care & Coverage community locations near you on the following days and times. Visits are at no cost to you and no appointment needed.

Inspired Vision Compassion Center

Every Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

2019 N. Masters Dr., Dallas, 75217

Janie C. Turner Recreation Center

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

6424 Elam Rd., Dallas, 75217

John C. Phelps Recreation Center

Every Thursday, 3:30 – 6 p.m.

3030 Tips Blvd., Dallas, 75216

Bonton Farms

Every Friday, 2 – 4 p.m.

6915 Bexar St., Dallas 75215

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You can also get your blood sugar and other important health screenings checked at For Oak Cliff Farmers Market, 907 E. Ledbetter Dr., Dallas, 75216, every first Saturday of the month. The next event is Saturday, June 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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