This is a free 7 -Week program offered to Cumberland County adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes.
The 2017 seven week course start dates are: March 6, May 8, July 10, Sept. 11, Nov. 6
Come discover the keys to a happier and healthier life with diabetes and learn about:
- Managing Blood Sugar
- Diabetes and Emotions
- Managing Stress
- Healthy Eating and Meal Planning
- Carbohydrate Counting
- Diabetic Eye, Dental & Foot Care
- Dealing with the Diagnosis
Take Charge of Diabetes classes are held on Monday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The class lasts for seven weeks.
Pre-registration is required for this free course and is taught by RN Patti Landy and a number of local volunteer professionals and physicians. Call Patti at 910-483-7534, visit our office at 1422 Bragg Boulevard or sign up through the form below to get enrolled in the next course! Please ask your provider for a printout of your A1C and bring to class. This will help you gauge your success!
Dr. Laut, of Cape Fear Podiatry, is a long time supporter of Better Health. We know that proper foot care and daily foot exams are crucial for those with diabetes. Dr. Laut provides quarterly free foot exams to Better Health clients and also helps teach Take Charge of Diabetes classes.