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Summer 2017 Diabetes Education Classes

  • Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • August 2 - Medications and Monitoring your blood sugar
    In this class we will talk about the medications that are often recommended for people with diabetes and discuss how they work and when to take them. We will also cover checking your blood sugar levels regularly, which gives you vital information about your diabetes management. In this class you will learn how monitoring is an important way to see if your blood sugars are within your target goals. This helps you make choices in eating and being active, so your body can perform at its best. If you are monitoring your blood sugars, please bring your meter.
  • August 9 - Diabetes Meal Planning For Beginners
    In this class we will provide an introduction to meal planning, portion sizes and heart healthy eating for diabetes. 
  • August 16 - Carbohydrate Counting For Beginners
    In this class we will learn all about carbohydrates and how learning to monitor and measure  your intake can help you control your blood sugar. 
  • August 23 - Preventing Complications, Coping and Problem Solving
    In this class we will talk about the complications of diabetes that one may face, what you can do to help reduce your risks and avoid other health problems, and help you find healthy ways of coping that work with your lifestyle.

Presented by Diabetes Education Educators at the Paumanack Village 1, 650 Paumanack Village Drive, (Community Center) Greenlawn, NY 11740.

All programs run from 10:30am – 12:30pm. Preregistration is required.

Contact

Mary Dagostino


631-261-2761

Location

Paumanack Village 1
650 Paumanack Village Drive
Community Center
Greenlawn, New York 11740