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Hy-Vee Dietitians Hosting Events to Support Blood Sugar Management, Overall Health

April 1, 2022 | News & Press Releases

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (April 1, 2022) — Throughout the month of April, Hy-Vee’s registered dietitians will host events focused on blood sugar management and overall health. Events will include virtual freezer meal workshops and free virtual on-demand and live diabetes health store tours. Hy-Vee registered dietitians will also provide 1,000 free A1C screenings at select stores throughout the month. 

On-Demand and Live Diabetes Health Store Tours (Virtual)
Hy-Vee dietitians will help customers navigate the aisles during complimentary virtual on-demand and live nutrition store tours. Customers can learn the basics of creating a diabetic-friendly meal plan that includes 
Hy-Vee Aisles Online shoppable links for the products shared during the tour. Tours are also available in Spanish.  

Freezer Meal Prep Workshops (Virtual)
Hy-Vee dietitians will also host virtual carb-conscious Freezer Meal Prep Workshop classes throughout the month. Individuals can register for only $10 to receive a step-by-step guide, recipes, shopping list and a Hy-Vee Aisles Online shoppable link. Workshops will include meal prep tips and product recommendations to help customers, and can be completed virtually alongside the dietitian or on their own. 

Free A1C Screening Tour (In Person)
Additionally, 1,000 free A1C screenings will be administered at select Hy-Vee stores throughout the month. Results will be provided immediately following the screening, and Hy-Vee dietitians will share how they can assist with blood sugar management. These screenings are sponsored by BD Medical, Birds Eye, California Avocados, Catalina Crunch and Sugarbreak. 

To learn more about Hy-Vee’s virtual dietitian events, search for your location. The events and classes listed above will be offered throughout April. 


Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating more than 285 retail stores across eight Midwestern states with sales of more than $12 billion annually. The supermarket chain is synonymous with quality, variety, convenience, healthy lifestyles, culinary expertise and superior customer service. Hy-Vee ranks in the Top 5 Most Trusted Brands and has been named one of America’s Top 3 favorite grocery stores. The company’s more than 93,000 employees provide “A Helpful Smile in Every Aisle” to customers every day. For additional information, visit