Type 2 Diabetes Class

Monday, Apr 13, 2020 at 5:00pm

Mercy Diabetes Center
5264 Council Street Northeast
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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Evening classes are now available at Mercy Diabetes Center. The program is for people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and will be held Mondays from 5-7 p.m. A physician referral is required.

Did you know there are four different group classes included in Mercy's Education Program?

Topics include:

- changes in the body related to diabetes
- nutrition and diabetes
- physical activity
- tools for adjusting to the diagnosis of diabetes and the ongoing recommended self-management tasks
- medications used to help manage type 2 diabetes
- identification and prevention of the acute and chronic complications of diabetes
- resources for ongoing education about living with type 2 diabetes

For scheduling or questions, please call (319) 398-6711.

Location: Suite 800

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