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ONLINE Peer Support for Adults with Type Two Diabetes- Online Workshops
10:00:00-12:30:00 Thursday, April 15, 2021
Peer Support for Adults with Type Two Diabetes
Thursdays, April 15, 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20, 2021
Time: 10:00 am- 12:30 pm
Once registered you will receive a Zoom invitation.
The Peer Support for Adults with Type Two Diabetes (DSMP) is a six-session, peer-led health program for adults 18+ years of age.
The Diabetes Self-Management workshop is given 2½ hours once a week for six weeks, People with type 2 diabetes attend the workshop.
Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with the symptoms of diabetes, fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress, and emotional problems such as depression, anger, fear and frustration; 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength and endurance; 3) healthy eating 4) appropriate use of medication; and 5) working more effectively with health care providers.
DSMP enhances a person’s ability to manage his/her health and maintain an active
and fulfilling lifestyle. All class participants receive a book and CD.
Voluntary contributions to the Office for Aging are accepted and used to expand services. No one will be denied services if unable or unwilling to contribute. A contribution in any amount is welcomed. Please make checks payable to Chief Fiscal Officer. Thank you.
Location: Online Workshops
For more information: Event Web Site
Contact: OASIS (Livinghealthy@upstate.edu)