Type 1 Group Hosting Events For Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

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Sarah Balko & Chris Plourde

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A support group for area kids with Type 1 diabetes is holding an event this weekend in Marquette.

Sarah Balko, RD, CDE and Chris Plourde, RN, joined the SUNNY Morning Show this week to talk about the group and the activity.

They said the group, called the Type 1 Group, or T1G, is a non-hospital sponsored activity to get kids with Type 1 diabetes active with other kids with Type 1 diabetes.

The group is hosting an Intro to Karate this Saturday at 11:00 a.m. the Soo Bahk Do Academy in Marquette and all are welcome to come out and get active active and learn more about the group.

Balko added that they will also have information about a summer camp for kids aged 9 to 17 with Type 1 diabetes that is being held later this year at the Clear Lake Education Center near Manistique.


LISTEN IN – Sarah Balko & Chris Plourde with more about the Type 1 Group.

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