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Living Well with Diabetes
October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
What: Living Well with Diabetes
When: Thursdays in October, 1-3pm
Who: Ages 18+
Diabetes is a disease that can have serious consequences, but those issues can often be delayed or prevented by controlling your blood glucose and blood pressure. The Living Well with Diabetes classes offers people with diabetes and their family members or caretakers tips for managing blood glucose, blood cholesterol & blood pressure as well as simple meal planning strategies. Each session will include cooking demonstrations & tastings plus hands-on activities and class discussions. The program will have 4 weekly sessions lasting about 2 hours each. Class size is limited.
Disclaimer: The Living Well with Diabetes program is not intended to replace diabetes education delivered by qualified health professionals such as Registered Dietitians and Certified Diabetes Educators. It does not provide individualized goals for calories, carbohydrate, fat, or sodium or meal plans for participants.
This program is hosted by Alison Crane. Alison is the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent for the Garland County Cooperative Extension Service part of the UofA System Department of Agriculture. The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action institution. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate or need materials in another format, please contact the Garland Co. Extension Service at 501-623-6841 as soon as possible. Dial 711 for Arkansas Relay.