Learn about monitoring blood glucose at support group
Entitled “Monitoring Your Blood Glucose,” the programs will discuss what blood glucose and insulin are; blood glucose targets and how you feel when your blood glucose is in and out of your target ranges; monitoring and knowing your A1c; what can make blood glucose go up and down and preventing high and low blood glucose; and using your monitoring results to manage your diabetes.
The presentations will be at 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. in the hospital’s Childbirth Classroom A. Ask for directions to these rooms at the hospital’s front desk.
Group meets monthly
The Diabetes Education & Support Group meets September through June on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss the management of diabetes, its challenges and day-to-day dietary concerns.
All diabetics and their families are welcome to attend. No registration is required. Free valet parking is available for the 2:30 p.m. session.
Information: Mary Swansiger at 203-732-1137.