Diabetes Education at Drexel Endocrinology

The following are free classes, sponsored by Drexel Endocrinology, to help those living with diabetes manage their condition. The following are free classes, sponsored by Drexel Endocrinology, to help those living with diabetes manage their condition. Our diabetes education classes are free and open to the public.

Learn the Basics of Diabetes
and
Basic Nutrition for Diabetics

Next Meeting:
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Please call Patricia Lawrence at 215.762.8872 to register!

Location:
Hahnemann University Hospital
5th Floor North Tower
Conference Room 553-C
(Follow "Conference Room" overhead signs)

Presenter:
Lyn Weisbein, RN, CDE

Topics discussed include:

  • Types of diabetes
  • Medications
  • Recognition and treatment of low blood sugar
  • Complications
  • Introduction to carbohydrate counting and reading labels
  • Understanding basic portion control
  • Exercise and weight loss
  • Setting goals