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Diabetes

Diabetes - Diabetes Education

The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre offers a full time diabetes education and management program.  The program is comprised of Registered Dietitians, Certified Diabetes Educator and Registered Nurse, Certified Diabetes Educator. 

A Certified Diabetes educator is a health care professional who is specialized in and nationally cerified to teach people with diabetes how to manage their condition

In our program, you will learn:

• How to manage nutrition for all occasions
• Manage diabetes medications and/or insulin
• How to test blood sugars and what the results mean
• Strategies and goal setting for activity
• How to prevent or delay complications
• How to self-manage your diabetes

Education and management is a vital part of your good health.  Get involved in your diabetes care by seeing the Diabetes Educators at the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre.

 

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