Diabetes Education

Screen Shot 2015-06-25 at 11.03.08 AMThe North Durham Family Health Team is pleased to provide Diabetes Education for our patients.

Our Diabetes Team consists of Registered Dietitians and Certified Diabetes Educators.

The Team provides both individual and group sessions for adults and seniors with either Prediabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, and Gestational Diabetes.

Some of the topics that these FREE sessions will cover are: Healthy Eating, Understanding what Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes means, discussion of lab work, glucometer instruction, diabetes medications, insulin education, physical activity information, weight management, and stress management.

These topics will be provided by the Registered Dietitian and/or the Certified Diabetes Educators, with referrals to the onsite pharmacist, foot care specialist or social worker.

Please speak to your doctor about a referral to our Diabetes Education Team for a one on one appointment or to one of our Prediabetes/Diabetes Educational Sessions. A calendar of current programs being offered can be accessed here.