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Health Expo Focuses on Diabetes in Bangor 

A common treatable ailment was the focus of a health expo in Bangor Friday.The St. Joseph Healthcare Diabetes Institute of Behavorial Medicine hosted its first Diabetes Expo.Medical professionals gave presentations on cooking, insulin management and new tools for daily diabetes care.There were also several exhibits featuring products for people with the illness.Exercise can play a key role.”We live in an area here in Maine where exercise in the winter time can really be a challenge so we help them discover ways to be able to exercise in the home,” said presenter Lori Downs.If you’d like to learn more about the diabetes institute, visit their website www.stjohnshealing.org.