OFFICIALPRESS RELEASE – February 7, 2012
JOIN CENTRAL FLORIDA CELEBRITY CHEF CHARLES MATTOCKS AKA “THE POOR CHEF” FROM THE DR.OZ SHOW FORTHE OFFICIAL KICK OFF OF HIS NATIONAL DIABETES TESTING TOUR ACROSS AMERICA. CHARLES AIMS TOREACH 1 MILLION PEOPLE WITH EDUCATION AND INSPIRATION IN THE PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES. OFFICIAL LAUNCH SATURDAY FEBRUARY 11TH 2012 SEMINOLE TOWNE CENTER MALL, SANFORD FLORIDA.
Saturday, February 11th (11:00am to 5:00pm): Be there at Center Court in the Simon Seminole Towne Center Mall, Sanford Florida, for the Official Kick-Off of the “The Diabetic You” National Diabetes Testing Tour!
Celebrity Chef/Actor/Director and Best Selling Author Charles Mattocks, aka “The Poor Chef” from The Dr. Oz Show, Good Morning America and the TODAY show has dedicated his life to becoming the “Rock Star of Diabetes” to raise the awareness, broaden the education and expand the testing for this potentially tragic but preventable and treatable disease.
Charles is the nephew of Reggae Legend Bob Marley and looking to reach and save 1 million lives this year!
This ground breaking event will include exciting and nutritious, healthy and affordable cooking demonstrations throughout the day by Chef Mattocks and other local Chefs, plus it will include the unique opportunity of simple free Diabetes Glucose Testing by Integrative Health of Orlando and the generous donation of testing supplies from American Diabetes Wholesale. There will also be Free Blood Pressure Screening’s and information from Walgreen’s Pharmacy and information from the ADA on hand.
Join us and know where you stand when it comes to Diabetes and High Blood Pressure!! Dr. Reeves of Orlando Foot and Ankle and The Heal2Gether Organization will provide free foot screenings to those living with Diabetes and Neuropathy. There will be wonderful raffle giveaways and the chance to win great prizes.
Have your copy of Chef Mattock’s National Best Selling Cook Book “Eat Cheap But Eat Well” personally autographed in front of Love’s Creation Store throughout the day.
Thanks to our proud sponsors and Partners for this event including The National ADA, Walgreen’s Pharmacy,Heal2Gether, Harvest Time International,
Love’s Creation, American Diabetes Wholesale, Integrative Health Of Orlando and Dr. Ott, Orlando Foot and Ankle Clinic and Dr. Reeves,, Save A Leg Save A Life, Eat More Produce of Winter Park , Vinos De La Cruz Sugarless Wine, Nutrex Hawaii, Gold’s Gym, Charles Bar Candy, Melina International and Simon Mall.
Learn more at www.thepoorchef.com and www.thediabeticyou.com and www.charlesbarcandy.com as he travels the USA to reach and test 1 million people. His journey to save his own life…is now his mission to save us all!
Nina B. O’Neill, Director of Branding and Marketing Relations, Charles Mattocks Productions, LLC