Ongoing support is a key to managing diabetes. The St. Anthony’s Diabetes Education Program leads a free Diabetes Support Program that includes state-of-the-art information, education and support communicated through quarterly live meetings and a blog site.
Free group meetings are hosted quarterly on the third Thursday of the month, alternating day and evening times. Meetings are held at the Hyland Education and Training Center on St. Anthony’s campus. For more information or to register call 314-ANTHONY.
Diabetes and A Health Heart: Lowering Cholesterol
Thursday, February 18 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Presented by: Allison Brinker, RD, LD and Susan Klick, MSN, RN, CNL
February is Heart Health Month! High cholesterol levels can increase your chances of heart disease. With diabetes comes a higher risk of complications such as heart attack or stroke. Joine Alison Brinker, RD, LD and Susan Klick, MSN, RN to learn how different types of fat can impact heart health and cholesterol levels, ultimately loweringt your risk of heart disease.
Online support is available 24/7 via the TalkDiabetes blog. This is an ongoing, interactive blog managed by our diabetes education team and featuring weekly posts from our educators, personal stories, a recipe exchange and a resource center. You'll be able to make comments and connect with others whenever you need support or information, day or night.
Check it out at talk-diabetes.org. Subscribe to our blog when visiting the site and you'll receive notification whenever our educators update the site with a new post.