SOURCE: Communications Four

September 20, 2005 09:00 ET

Diabetes Awareness Campaign -- Diabetes 'Aware and Care' Event Helps Those With Diabetes Receive the Tools and Education to Help Manage Their Condition

CHICAGO, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 20, 2005 -- Recognizing the need for diabetes awareness and management tips, the annual 'Diabetes Aware and Care' event will be held this Saturday at all Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores nationwide.

At this event, certified medical technicians will provide free health screenings, including blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure tests. Customers will also receive complementary product samples and a diabetes resource book reviewed by the AADE that offers helpful information about controlling diabetes through blood sugar monitoring, meal planning and exercise.

This package demonstrates how the free, in-store screenings help reach a large number of shoppers with important information about how to manage the disease.

Sound on tape:

--  American Association of Diabetes Education spokesperson
--  Wal-Mart pharmacist
    
Diabetes patient B-roll:
-- Shoppers participating in event, and various health screenings
-- Product samples and diabetes resource book
    Shoppers walking down store aisles
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Wednesday, September 21, 2005
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Thursday, September 22, 2005
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    Company: Communications Four
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