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LeFlore County Health Department offering Free classes for people with Diabetes Featured

Last modified on Friday, 15 December 2017 05:47
Written by  Thursday, 14 December 2017 17:45
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LeFlore County Health Department is sponsoring a six week workshop for people with diabetes. Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal.


The workshop focuses on helping people take charge of their life by learning how to control this disease. According to the CDC, it is estimated that 30.3 million people have diabetes. That is 9.4% of the U.S. population.

By enrolling in the workshop, you will meet once a week for six weeks, have fun learning through games, activities and conversation, be involved in discussions to make sense of your blood sugar numbers plus, learn about nutrition, exercise, managing stress and much more.

LeFlore County Health Department is partnering with the “Health for Life”, an Everyone with Diabetes Counts Initiative to provide the most current information and to help people better understand this disease.
Learn how to take better care of your diabetes. SIGN UP TODAY!


To sign up, or for more information contact LeFlore County Health Department at 918-647-8601.

David Deaton

Digital Editor at Oklahoma Welcome

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