Submitted by francis on Tue, 09/01/2018 - 10:33

Anne O'Regan and Mary O'Regan-Barsum participated in the Lions Diabetes Screening Project at the National Ploughing Championships held in Screggan, County Offaly. 5,976 people were screened, comprising of 3,239 males and 2,737 females.

As a result, 255 males and 152 females were found to be outside the normal ranges and were referred to their GP for follow-up.

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Shown in the picture are Mary and Anne with (from left to right) Past District Governors John O’Donovan (Carlow Lions Club), Liam Lyons (Thurles Lions Club) and Paul Allen (Kildare Lions Club).