Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Free Diabetes Education and Supplies

Wesley Nurse Carrie Standlee can provide free health and diabetes education, blood sugar/blood pressure screenings, as well as diabetes supplies.  Contact her at 512-392-6001 Ext. 308 or cstandlee@mhm.org

Diabetes Education Class Series

Our Diabetes Coalition is offering a FREE Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes class series on Tuesdays, June 17, 24, July 1, 8, and 15, 6-8 pm, in San Marcos.  The class will focus on how you can better manage diabetes through nutrition and physical activity.  No doctor's order is required.  Click here for more details.  You can also sign up for the class by clicking here and completing the online survey.

Diabetes Coalition to Meet

If you have any interest in helping with diabetes educational efforts, please join us on Tue., June 3rd, at 10 am, at B&J Pharmacy in San Marcos.  We will be finalizing plans for a Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes class series planned for mid-June to mid-July.  If you are unable to attend the meeting, but would like to help, please contact Laura at 512-393-2120 or ljpetty@tamu.edu.

Free Diabetes Classes at Wimberley Home Health

Wimberley Home Health continues to have Free Diabetic Education Classes at the Wimberley Community Center.  Their next class will take place on Wednesdays, May 7, 14, 21 and 28, at 2-4 pm.  Seating is limited.  For more information, contact Danielle at 512-747-7080.

CTMC's Free Glucose Screening & Diabetes Risk Assessment

Free Glucose Screening and Diabetes Risk Assessment provided by CTMC Diabetes Educator, Mario Torres. Please join us in tin the CTMC Main Entrance lobby the first Wednesday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Fasting is not required.  For more info, call 512-753-3818 or click here

Thursday, September 1, 2011

2nd Saturday Screenings at HEB

All HEB Pharmacies host health screenings on the 2nd Saturday of each month between 9:00 am and noon.  Among the FREE screenings is Blood Glucose.  Click here to find out more.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Learn More About Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes Program

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service specialists have compiled an excellent curriculum on diabetes - Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes.  Find out more about it and see other resources by clicking here.