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Preventing and Managing Diabetes

From carb counting and nutrition education to diabetes management education, we can help you prevent and manage diabetes.

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Chronic Disease Management

Chronic diseases are medical conditions that need ongoing attention and last a year or longer. You may live with a chronic disease for the rest of your life. 

The right care helps you manage the condition so it does not interfere with your daily life.

Effective management for chronic diseases

Get Healthy, Live Well helps you manage your symptoms for a healthier, active life. Get Healthy, Live Well offers a free, six-session Living Well Workshop to help you manage any health condition, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Being overweight
  • Cancer
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Depression
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Heart disease
  • High blood pressure
  • Lung disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Stroke

Research studies have shown that people who completed the workshop experience:

  • Better health
  • Less time in the hospital
  • A more active lifestyle
You and your caregiver will learn ways to manage your symptoms with the support of trained coaches and other workshop attendees facing similar health concerns.

 

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The Living Well Workshop can help you:

  • Learn effective strategies to deal with symptoms
  • Cope with pain and fatigue
  • Improve nutrition through healthy eating
  • Gain skills in managing your medications
  • Work through feelings of anger, fear and frustration
  • Improve communication with your family, friends and health professionals

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Click below to find upcoming Living Well Workshops.

Events

Diabetes 101 - Webinar
Diabetes 101 - Webinar

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Diabetes 101 - Webinar
Diabetes 101 - Webinar

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Blogs

Helping Loved Ones Resistant to Hospice Care
Helping Loved Ones Resistant to Hospice Care

Having a loved one nearing the end of life can be a difficult time for both the patient and their family members. Oftentimes, hospice care is recommended as a way to provide comfort and support during this difficult transition. However, some loved ones may be resistant to hospice care and may not understand the benefits it can provide. By understanding their fears and concerns, answering their questions and more, families can help their loved ones receive the care they need.

Winter Sports Injury? Here’s What to Do
Winter Sports Injury? Here’s What to Do

Maybe your child slips at the ice rink or your teen crashes into another basketball player. Or, you have a hard spill while hiking or hitting the slopes. All it takes is one wrong move for a winter sports injury. While it’s the same for any season, winter does put us at higher risk for injury.

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