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Diabetes Self-Management

June 17, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Every Thursday from 12-2 PM at Mercy Hospital Joplin
A plate of avocado, hard-boiled egg, tomato, and other diabetic-friendly foods

Come to this six-week course at Mercy Hospital  Joplin and become a better self-manager of your diabetes.

Subjects covered include:

  • Appropriate Exercise
  • Healthy Eating, Meal Planning
  • Monitoring
  • Action Plans
  • How to prepare for sick days
  • Complications from diabetes

This is an interactive class where support and success builds confidence in your ability to manage your health while maintaining an active and fulfilling life. It is open to anyone with diabetes, pre-diabetes, and family members or caregivers.

Participants will receive the book, Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions and a Relaxation for Body & Mind at no charge.

“The American Diabetes Association identifies this program as meeting the Diabetes Support Initiative criteria for support programming.”

 

Details

Date:
June 17, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Organizer

MU Extension
Phone:
417-682-3579
Email:
stevensonlk@missouri.edu
View Organizer Website

Venue

Mercy Hospital
100 Mercy Way
Joplin, MO 64804 United States
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Details

Date:
June 17, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Organizer

MU Extension
Phone:
417-682-3579
Email:
stevensonlk@missouri.edu
View Organizer Website

Venue

Mercy Hospital
100 Mercy Way
Joplin, MO 64804 United States
+ Google Map