Comptroller Scott Stringer, Councilman James Vacca and The Lighthouse Guild host vision prevention workshop

Lighthouse Guild registered dietician and certified diabetes educator Brenda Dash, shares nutrition tips for managing or preventing diabetes with senior community members.
Photo courtesy of Lighthouse Group

The Lighthouse Guild joined with City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Councilman James Vacca in hosting a diabetes and vision loss prevention community edition event in Throggs Neck on Tuesday, October 7. The event took place at the Northeast Bronx Senior Center at St. Bendict’s Church. The education event covered the resources available to reduce associated complications, avoid vision loss, and improve quality of life.

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