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Upcoming: Free Diabetes Health Fairs Tuesday Nov. 14 & Thursday Nov. 16

November 14, 2017 all-day

Ecuador supports our right to a healthy future. 1 in 10 women lives with diabetes. Many do not have access to education, treatment, and attention. Act today to change tomorrow. Two Events: Tuesday, November 14: Symposium and Health Fair: “Women and Diabetes.” For: Health professionals and students from all disciplines. Location: Auditorium of the University of Azuay. Time: 8:00 to 13:00.

Thursday, November 16: “Knowing Diabetes: Our right to a healthy future.” One out of 7 births are affected by gestational diabetes. Protect the health of the mother and child by improving access to diabetes detection and education. For: Patients, families, and All those interested in learning more about prevention, detection, and treatment of gestational diabetes, and staying healthy with diabetes. City Museum. 10:00 to 13:00. Sponsors include the City of Cuenca, Ministry of Health, Casa de la Diabetes, and the International Diabetes Federation.

  • Name: Susan Burke March
  • Phone: 0997129013
  • Email:
Susan Burke March, a Cuenca expat, is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian, a Certified Diabetes Educator who specializes in smart solutions for weight loss and diabetes-related weight management. She is the author of Making Weight Control Second Nature: Living Thin Naturally — a fun and informative book intended to liberate serial dieters and make healthy living and weight control both possible and instinctual over the long term. Contact her at