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Novant Health Prince William Medical Center offers a team approach to diabetes education. Its program, Living Well with Diabetes, is recognized by the American Diabetes Association. Consultations are available for those with diabetes (and their families), with an emphasis on a healthier lifestyle and understanding diabetes self-management skills. A physician order is required. For more information, call 703-369-8405.
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New! Expanded hours starting Nov. 1, 2013 to include evening hours and Saturday classes!
Living Well With Diabetes
Have you recently been diagnosed with diabetes? Do you need updated diabetes health information? A diagnosis of diabetes can be overwhelming. Knowledge and self-management are key factors in successfully managing diabetes. This series includes a one-on-one meeting with a diabetes educator for an assessment of your individual needs. Day and evening sessions are available. The program, which includes all materials, is covered by Medicare and most insurances. For more information or to register, call 703-369-8405.
Day, evening, and Saturday sessions are available.
This two-hour program is designed to help individuals prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes and includes nutrition, exercise, blood glucose meter and individual follow-up. For more information, call 703-369-8405.
Final 2013 class date: Dec. 17, 9-11 a.m.
One two-hour program is offered twice weekly for women diagnosed with diabetes during pregnancy. To arrange a consultation, call 703-369-8405.
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Insulin Pump Training
Learn about the insulin pump, including the necessary skills needed to wear a pump. This program provides information on carbohydrate counting, the mechanics of the pump and the management of glucose after pump therapy is started. For more information, call 703-369-8405.
Cholesterol and Blood Lipid Profile
Your Cholesterol and Lipid Profile includes total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, TC/HDL ratio, triglycerides and glucose. Call 703-369-8605 for an appointment to have yours profiled.