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The Diabetes Connection

February 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

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Weekly on the same day until February 28, 2017, 12:00:00 AM

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital will host a four-session diabetes educational program, The Diabetes Connection, on February 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.

As a person with diabetes, Nanticoke can be part of your healthcare team to help teach you the self-care skills needed to keep you on track. Our four-session diabetic program includes weekly education sessions in a group setting. One family member or significant other is welcome to attend as a passenger on your diabetic road trip.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE:

Week #1
What is Diabetes? Physiology and Self-Care Skills Review

Week #2
Meal Planning, Eating Out, Reading Food Labels

Week #3
Self Blood Glucose Monitoring & Management, Sick Day Rules, Traveling

Week #4
Medications Used to Manage Diabetes
Stress Management—Coping with Diabetes & Lifestyle Changes
Summary & Course Evaluations, Goal Setting

Pre-registration is required. The cost of the program may be reimbursable by insurance. To register or for more information about this course, contact Nanticoke’s Diabetes Education Department at 302-629-6611, extension 2446.

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:

Organizer

Nanticoke’s Nutrition & Diabetes Department
Phone:
302-629-6611 x2446

Venue

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
801 Middleford Road
Seaford, DE 19973 United States
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Phone:
302-629-6611
Website:
www.nanticoke.org