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Wisdom, Power, Control Diabetes Education Program

April 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Free

Wisdom, Power, Control, a culturally meaningful diabetes self-management education program tailored for African American and multi-ethnic communities.  The 7-part series will be at the Impact Lufkin office at 105 Lofton St, every Tuesday from 6-8pm, beginning April 11th.  This program is offered at no cost to the community.  Participants will learn the ins and outs of managing their diabetes in a straight-forward, practical way that works for real life.  Space is limited, and pre-registration is required.

Classes will be led by Joel Redus, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and County Extension Agent with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, and Ann Watson, Registered Nurse and Public Health Educator with the Angelina County & Cities Health District.

Get the Wisdom, Power, and Control to manage your diabetes!  Wisdom, Power, Control flyer

Class schedule is as follows:

April 11th:             Orientation

April 18th:             What is diabetes?

April 25th:           Checking Your Blood Glucose Levels

May 2nd:             Eating Healthy with Diabetes

May 9th:              Be Active with Diabetes

May 16th:            Medicines and Diabetes

May 23rd:            Preventing Diabetes Problems

 

Details

Date:
April 11, 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Joel Redus, CEA-FCH
Phone:
936-634-6414 x1
Email:
joel.redus@ag.tamu.edu

Venue

Impact Lufkin Office
105 Lofton St
Lufkin, TX 75904 United States
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Phone:
936-238-3956