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November: ShopRite of Hackensack to Host Full Roster of Free Health and Wellness Events During Diabetes Awareness Month

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Inserra Supermarkets
20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430

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Offerings are Free and Open to the Public

HACKENSACK, N.J., Oct. 30, 2015 – ShopRite of Hackensack, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a full roster of free health and wellness events throughout November, which is Diabetes Awareness Month. Alison Halpern, R.D., C.H.E.S., ShopRite’s in-store registered dietitian and certified health education specialist (CHES), will lead each of the LiveRight with ShopRite offerings and provide easy-to-implement nutrition and wellness advice. All programs are open to the public, held at ShopRite of Hackensack and do not require advance registration, unless otherwise noted:

Tues., Nov. 3 – Snack Attack Featuring Arla Cream Cheese, 12 – 2 p.m. Stop by the Dietitian’s Corner to learn how to put together a nutritious snack featuring Arla Cream Cheese that will keep you energized throughout the day.

Thurs., Nov. 5 – Ask the RD Walk-in Consults, 11:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Have a nutrition question or want to learn more about ShopRite’s range of free nutrition services? Visit the Dietitian’s Corner to speak with Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, about meeting your health and wellness goals. Please note that scheduled appointments take priority.

Mon., Nov. 9 – Produce Pick Thanksgiving Style, 4 – 6 p.m. ShopRite’s registered dietitian will be mixing this week’s produce pick into a delicious new Thanksgiving dish. Stop by for a sample and recipes too.

Wed., Nov. 11 – Product Spotlight: Biena, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Looking for a new snack? Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, will be sampling roasted chickpeas by Biena that are sure to please your taste buds.

Thurs., Nov. 12 – LiveRight with ShopRite Kids’ Day, 5 – 6 p.m. Please note space is limited and sign-up, at Customer Service or the Dietitian’s Corner, is required. (Ages 5-12) This event is sure to get youngsters excited about healthy eating! Join Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, for this fun-filled event, which includes recipe tasting and other activities.

Mon., Nov. 16 – Glucose Screening, 4 – 8 p.m. During Diabetes Awareness Month, ShopRite encourages you to know your numbers. Stop by the store for a free blood glucose test and learn more about the Diabetes Research Foundation. Your in-store dietitian will be available to offer tips and information on diabetes prevention. No appointment necessary.

Thurs., Nov. 19 – Smoking Cessation Class, 12 – 1 p.m. or 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Please note space is limited and sign-up, at the Dietitian’s Corner, is required. Mark your calendars for the Great America Smoke-out on November 19. Join Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, for this free four-week class aimed at helping you get started on a smoke-free life.

Tues., Nov. 24 – Free Diabetes Management Grocery Store Tour, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Please note space is limited and sign-up, at Customer Service or the Dietitian’s Corner, is required. Whether you have diabetes or pre-diabetes or are living with someone who does, this tour will help you navigate the aisles and better manage the condition through healthy eating.

Wed., Nov. 25 – Produce Pick Thanksgiving Style, 12 – 2 p.m. ShopRite’s registered dietitian will be mixing this week’s produce pick into a delicious new Thanksgiving dish. Stop by for a sample and recipes too.

Fri., Nov. 27 – Product Spotlight: Biena, 12 – 2 p.m. Looking for a new snack? Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, will be sampling roasted chickpeas by Biena that are sure to please your taste buds.

Mon., Nov. 30 – Ask the RD Walk-in Consults, 11:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Have a nutrition question or want to learn more about ShopRite’s range of free nutrition services? Visit the Dietitian’s Corner to meet and talk with Alison, ShopRite’s registered dietitian, about meeting your health and wellness goals. Please note that scheduled appointments take priority.

ShopRite of Hackensack is located at 500 South River Street in Hackensack, N.J. In addition to leading the full LiveRight with ShopRite calendar of events, ShopRite’s in-store dietitians are available for free one-on-one nutrition counseling and store tours and to present nutrition talks for community groups. For more information or to register for a program, contact ShopRite of Hackensack’s Alison Halpern, R.D., C.H.E.S., at (201) 819-5015 or email Alison.halpern@wakefern.com.

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