Class 2: How Can I Control It?

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how can i control diabetesPart 1: Taught by a registered nurse (RN).

Topics covered include:

  • Review SBGM and what was learned
  • Treatment options
    • Diet
    • Exercise
    • Medications
     
  • CV risks
  • Smoking cessation
  • Sick day management

Part 2: Taught by a registered dietitian (RD).

Topics covered include:

  • Review carb counting
  • Basics on fat
  • Sodium
  • Meal planning using plans or plate

Part 3: Taught by both the RN and RD

 
Topics covered include:
  • Short-term goal until next class
  • Patient self address envelope
  • POST TEST
  • Give evaluation and envelope

Homework:

  • Restaurant menu/dining out information
  • Food diary sheet
 

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