Does someone in your family have diabetes? If so, you have a greater risk of you developing diabetes. At Memorial Hospital, we offer diabetes prevention classes to teach you strategies to prevent the development of diabetes. Topics include:
Hyperglycemia - what is it, and what causes it.
The role of food and diet in maintaining consistent blood glucose levels
Protect your body from diabetes with exercise
How weight affects your chances of developing diabetes and what you can do about it
For more information to sign up for the class or to schedule an appointment, please call HealthLink at 719-444-CARE (2273), Option 3. Or, go to healthlink.com to sign up online today.