The Diabetes Self-Management Education Follow-Up Classes are meant for those individuals who have completed the ten hour Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes. Classes are held 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm in the education room of the Bond Diabetes Clinic located at 199 Ave B N.W., Winter Haven, FL 33881.
To sign up for classes or If you questions regarding this classes, please contact the Diabetes Clinic at 863-293-1191 ext. 3511.
One two hour class is billable to Medicare or private insurance. Co-payments may apply.
January 18 & 20, 2017 – Do you suffer from Portion Distortion when Dining Out? The class will role play with ordering from menus and receive tips to assist with making better food choices when dining out.
February 8 & 10, 2017 – What’s the Difference between the DASH, Mediterranean and Carb Counting Meal Plans – Could the DASH and Mediterranean diets be part of meal planning for your diabetes?
April 12 & 14, 2017 – Let’s Prevent the Micro-vascular Chronic Complications of Diabetes – This class will review the best options to prevent small vessel complications of diabetes.
May 10 & 12, 2017 – Let’s Prevent the Macro-vascular Chronic Complications of Diabetes – This class will review the best options to prevent large vessel complications of diabetes.
July 12, 2017 – The New Label – What’s the Difference – In July of 2018 the new label will appear on most packages. The class will preview the new look and compare the differences in the labels.
August 9, 2017 – Healthy Coping Strategies – Tips and techniques to keep the stresses of diabetes under control.
October 4, 2017 – What’s the Future of Diabetes Management – Dr. Miller will return as our guest speaker updating the class on current trends and new medications used for diabetes management.
November 8, 2017 – Help! What’s Your Holiday Meal Plan – Holiday recipes and samples are a highlight of this gathering. Participants discuss tips to survive the holidays and stay is good glucose control.