The Hannibal Regional Diabetes Center is hosting a Diabetes Support Group at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, December 2, at the Hannibal Regional Hospital in Conference Room A/B. Holiday dinner nutrition will be the featured topic. Participants will learn more about how to turn a holiday meal into a diabetes-friendly holiday meal. A cooking demonstration and sample food tastings will be included.

Kurt Parsons

The Hannibal Regional Diabetes Support Group is a free service, open to anyone which meets the 1st Wednesday each month at 7:00 pm. For questions about the Hannibal Regional Diabetes Support Group, contact the Hannibal Regional Diabetes Center at (573) 629-3382 or visit:

Hannibal Regional Healthcare System serves residents of the tri-state area from more than ten locations and includes Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal Regional Medical Group, Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation and the Center for Advanced Medical Research. Hannibal Regional Hospital is a 99-bed acute care hospital providing comprehensive health and wellness services and has been recognized by Healthgrades as a 2013 and 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award recipient – ranking HRH among the top 10 percent in the nation for patient care. In addition, Hannibal Regional is the only hospital in Missouri to be a recipient of the Healthgrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award and Outstanding Patient Experience Award in 2014 and a Five-Star Recipient for both Total Knee Replacement and Total Hip Replacement in 2015. Hannibal Regional Medical Group is a growing multi-specialty physician group delivering primary, specialty and express care services at multiple locations in northeast Missouri. For more information on Hannibal Regional Healthcare System, visit