Prediabetes and Diabetes Lunch and Learn

Strategies for prediabetes and diabetes: prevent, delay, treat

A long, healthy life with prediabetes or diabetes brings with it a responsibility for regular, focused self-care.  On Wednesday, Nov. 15,  from noon to 1 p.m.,  in room 3140, attend a brown-bag lunch and learn to gain new insights into prediabetes or diabetes care. Sindecuse Health Center staff participating:

  • Gretchen Kauth, Registered Dietitian
  • Jim Middleton, Pharmacy Director
  • Lisa Marshall, MD, Director

discussion

Nutrition and physical activity 

Healthy eating and regular physical activity, long considered the cornerstones of diabetes prevention and management, are two lifestyle ‘treatments’ that can have a big impact.

Medications

Old standbys and newer multiple-drug therapies for diabetes and its frequent complications.

Benefits available to WMU employees

WMU’s PPO plan provides diabetes care, both in treatment and monitoring, at a minimal out-of-pocket cost.

To register

Pre-registration is required. Call Sindecuse Health Center at (269) 387-3263 to register. Limited seating is available.