Nov. 9: Diabetes self-management workshop starts
Photo by Ashley Barnas November 01, 2017
Six free sessions to help or prevent health complications
A free, six-session diabetes self-management workshop will begin Nov. 9 at the STAR Health Sciences Complex on the University of Delaware’s Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus in Newark.
The program will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. each Thursday from Nov. 9 to Dec. 21, 2017 (no class on 11/23) in the STAR Health Nurse Managed Primary Care Center (Suite 130). To register for the workshop, contact Celeste Peart at (302) 831-6136 or email@example.com.
The workshop will help participants:
Prevent and/or delay health complications;
Improve their hemoglobin A1C (average blood sugar reading);
Make better food choices and lose weight;
Better control their glucose levels through exercise and stress management; and
Improve their ability to communicate with their health care providers.
The workshop is presented by the Delaware Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. For additional information, visit the Delaware Division of Public Health website.