2019 Health Education Learning Series

Classes are held from 5:45-6:30 pm. No registration required for the Monday classes, all are welcome.  Current eligible clients of SPFC may receive diabetic supplies and DAP meds from 5:00-5:45 pm. For 1:1 health education & diabetic consults, please contact Anna Stoiber, RN (x317) to make an appointment.

***If registration is required, please RSVP to Anna at x317 or anna.stoiber@stpetersburgfreeclinic.org

Monday, November 25th – Diabetic Ketoacidosis. DKA is an extremely serious complication of diabetes. Please join us as we discover how to avoid it, or what to do should this happen to you.

Monday, December 2nd – Reducing stress through yoga. The impact stress has on blood sugar levels warrants a need to slow down and remove ourselves from the triggers of stress. Please join us for a meditation session to reduce stress and welcome back our yoga expert Betsy!

Monday, December 9th – Foot care. Join us as we address a common issue with diabetes – Peripheral Vascular Disease and Neuropathy. We will also review proper foot care and hygiene for those living with diabetes.  All in attendance will receive a jar of high quality diabetic foot cream.

Monday, December 16th – Diabetic Ketoacidosis. DKA is an extremely serious complication of diabetes. Please join us as we discover how to avoid it, or what to do should this happen to you.

Monday, December 23rd – Eating tips for Diabetes. Diabetes and nutrition go hand in hand. We welcome SPFC’s new registered dietitian Wendy Wesley as she helps us understand helpful eating tips for individuals with diabetes.

Monday, December 30th – End of the Year Celebration. This will be your opportunity to ask any question regarding diabetes and healthy lifestyle choices. And to celebrate all the great work done during the year to manage diabetes healthfully!