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.
What is Diabetes? Physiology and Self-Care Skills Review
Meal Planning, Eating Out, Reading Food Labels
Self Blood Glucose Monitoring & Management, Sick Day Rules, Traveling
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.