Free diabetes workshops from Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities

| January 29, 2017
Rams Head

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities will be offering  free Diabetes workshops at Anne Arundel Medical Center beginning February 7, 2017.

The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 Diabetes.  This program teaches participants how to manage their blood sugar levels, count carbohydrates and provides information about reading nutrition labels.  It also engages the participants in meal planning and assists in managing symptoms associated with both high and low blood sugar levels.     

Over the course of 6 weeks, participants come once a week for 2.5 hours.  Classes are interactive and educational.  Both morning and evening classes are available.

To register for the classes at Anne Arundel Medical Center call 443-481-5555 or go to www.living-well.eventbrite.com.  Anyone needing special accommodations may contact the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities at 410-222-4366 or refer to our website  at http://www.aacounty.org/departments/aging-and-disabilities/.  TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay 7-1-1.  Registration is required for all classes.

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