Diabetes Education Class

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2020 at 9:00am

IU Health Arnett Hospital
5165 McCarty Lane
Lafayette, IN 47905

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The class is for newly diagnosed patients with prediabetes, Type 2 or Type 1 diabetes and anyone looking to refresh their knowledge on diabetes.

- Myths and facts associated with diabetes.
- Connection between food and diabetes
- Reading food labels
- Monitoring blood sugar
- Managing high and low blood sugars
- Physical activity
- Medication options
- Long-term complications
- ABCs (A1C, blood pressure and cholesterol)

This class requires a physician referral. Once the referral is placed, please contact the scheduling center at 765.448.8100.

For additional class questions, please contact Tressie Mitchell at 765.412.2281.

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