Women and Diabetes Day

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Halo Studios

45 Grove St

New Canaan, CT 06840

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Come to join us for our Women and Diabetes Day. At Fitscript we recognize that women experience different struggles when living with or being the caretaker of a child with diabetes. During the event we will discuss and educate about these common struggles while highlighting positive role models in the diabetes community.


10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Welcome and Keynote

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Sessions 1 & 2

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.

Sesssions 3 & 4

2:40 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Exercise Session using Glucosezone Programming/Methodology

4:00 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Program Wrap-up and Network Cocktail Hour


We will be collecting donations for the Hope Dispensary located in Bridgeport, CT. The Hope Dispensary's mission is "to create a healthier community through increased access to affordable medication for a population in need." Please join Fitscript with this mission by donating alcohol wipes, small hand sanitizers, pocket tissues, nail files, nail clippers and pill boxes for those in need with Diabetes on the day of the event. Your donations are greatly appreciated. For more information regarding the Hope Dispensary please visit their website at


Please remember to bring your glucometer, comfortable clothes and footwear to exercise in. There are locker rooms and showers located within the facility and there is time allotted in the schedule for changing prior to the exercise session. Snacks and juice will be available throughout the day.

Please notify us if you have any dietary restrictions we should be aware of. Email to


Karin Hehenberger, MD, PhD

Founder of Lyfebulb, Health and Wellness expert, Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Diane Sheehan, APRN

FNP at Bridgeport Hospital, Living with Type 2 Diabetes

Liz Sacco

Founder of Diabetic Dabs, Mother of Child with Type 1

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New Canaan, CT 06840

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