Diabetes Education Offered at Beloit Health System

Monday, September 14, 2015

If you are a diabetic or pre-diabetic, are you as healthy as you can be? Beloit Health System is offering two different educational opportunities for you to learn more about preventing and managing diabetes.

Pre-Diabetes- On Wednesday, September 23 from 1-3 p.m. there is a free Pre-Diabetes Basics Class offered to help you understand how to prevent or delay the onset of diabetes with medication, diet and exercise.

For those with Diabetes- They will offer their Diabetes Self-Management Program to help those with diabetes understand and incorporate lifestyle changes. The program will be offered on Tuesday September 22 and Thursday, September 24 from 12 noon - 4:30 p.m at Beloit Hospital. The class will include the hospital’s certified diabetes educators offering education to help diabetics and their families better manage the disease. This diabetes patient education program has been awarded recognition by the Diabetes Association and will show you the latest in diabetes care. Class size is limited and you are asked to register early. A lunch will be provided.

For more information please call the hospital’s Education Department at 608-364-5137. The Pre-Diabetes Class is free, however the Diabetes Management Program requires registration and payment before the first class.

 

Back to News

Upcoming Events (view all)

June 21, 2018

Want to track your blood pressure or just curious to know where you are at? Beloit Health System offers free blood pr... | More

June 25, 2018

Grief is Never Easy, But You Don't Have to Go Through it Alone Grief is a natural reaction to loss of someone or ... | More

June 26, 2018

The Alzheimer's Support Group meets at Sun Valley Presbyterian Church on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 1... | More

June 27, 2018

A cancer support group for anybody with all types of cancer. Our support group offers guest speakers, support for y... | More