Diabetes Boot Camp
- WED APR 05, 2017
- 1PM - 3:30PM
- Scott and White Clinic - Rock Prairie, 800 Scott and White Drive, College Station, TX 77845
Measurably improve diabetes control by enhancing diabetes knowledge, skills and attitudes.
This program contains the same material presented in our six-month cycle classes, but it is compressed into a single month to allow participants to complete it faster.
Sessions are held on the first four Wednesdays of this month.
Session 1: Diabetes symptoms, treatment goals, glucose monitoring, carbohydrate basics,
reading a food label and benefits of exercise.
Session 2: Hypo/hyperglycemia causes, symptoms and treatments; healthy food choices, portion control and dining out.
Session 3: Foot care, lowering sodium and choosing healthy types of fats.
Session 4: Stress reduction, benefits of fiber and omega-3s, healthy weight loss and dietary supplements.
PHYSICIAN REFERRAL IS REQUIRED.
Baylor Scott & White physicians should send physician referral through Epic as Diabetes Education. Outside physicians please fax referral form to 979.207.4120. Insurance co-pays may apply.
To learn more, visit http://diabetes.sw.org