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Better Choices, Better Health® Diabetes Self-Management Education Workshop...

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Sachem Public Library

150 Holbrook Rd

Holbrook, NY 11741

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Do you have diabetes? Would you like to learn how to live better with the disease?

Join us for the Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop Series- Diabetes!

This is a six-week workshop series: September 11, 18, 25, and October 2, 16, 23. Mark your calendars!

The workshop sessions are small group classes, led by two trained leaders who have personal experience with a chronic disease. You will learn things like:

  • How to understand your symptoms
  • Setting goals and decision making
  • Healthy eating
  • Using your medications
  • Talking about your disease with your doctor
  • Many other topics!

Share experiences and tips with your peers. By attending you will receive a textbook. Once you complete the class series, you will receive a certicificate of completion that you can share with your doctor.

*You may also be eligible to receive a gift card for your participation.

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This workshop series is hosted by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County and sponsored by the Suffolk Care Collaborative (SCC).

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County assists and educates residents, businesses and professionals in a broad spectrum of topics by providing research-based information on parenting, diabetes management, nutrition and wellness, horticulture, environmental protection, marine restoration and sustainable agriculture. Please visit http://ccesuffolk.org/ for more information.

If you are interested in learning more about the SCC's work and the programs they support, please visit https://suffolkcare.org/community. You will also find a calendar of community events, education materials and local resources.

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