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Understanding Type 2 Diabetes: Lifestyle Management

Are you interested in learning more about Type 2 Diabetes? Do you want to take charge of your health and be empowered with a better understanding of Type 2 Diabetes?

If you answered yes, then this workshop is for you! 

This workshop series is ideal for people with:

  • A new diagnosis of pre-diabetes or  diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes and a desire to improve blood sugar control
  • A history of Gestational Diabetes and a desire to prevent diabetes in the future
  •  A family history of Type 2 Diabetes and a desire to reduce your risk of developing this condition

Part 1 of this series is led by a Registered Nurse. In this interactive session, we will focus on:

  • Differences between Diabetes Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Myths and facts related to Type 2 Diabetes
  • Physiology of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Complications associated with Type 2 Diabetes
  • Blood tests to determine Type 2 Diabetes
  • Lifestyle management and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Medication(s) to manage Type 2 Diabetes

To ensure you get the most out of this series we will allow time for an open Q&A period at the end.

If you are having technical difficulties with registering online, please call 403-931-5121 for assistance.

 

IMPORTANT:

  • Please read the confirmation email you will receive thoroughly as it contains the online workshop link and other important information.
  • Your partner/spouse or support person is welcome to attend this workshop with you. In addition to registering yourself, you will need to complete a separate registration form for them now.

At this time, all in-person group workshops are limited in size to maintain safe social distancing. If you are registering for an in-person workshop, we do require continuous masking during the workshop. 

WORKSHOP HANDOUTS:

  1. Type 2 Diabetes
  2. Targets & Goals
  3. Physical Activity and Diabetes
  4. Foot Care

Upcoming Sessions

Date
Status
Wed, Apr. 26, 2023
Open
Wed, May 24, 2023
Open