Diabetes Boot Camp

When:

WED AUG 02, 2017
2PM - 4:30PM

Where:

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Taylor, 305 Mallard Lane, Taylor, TX 76574

Details:

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 during four 2.5-hour classes.

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.
Scott & White physicians should send physician referral through Epic as Ambulatory Diabetes Education. Outside physicians please fax referral form to 512.509.3490 or 3410.

Classes are taught in English
Insurance co-pays may apply.
To enroll, please call 512.509.0200