Mercy Offering Free Class: Living Well With Diabetes

Mercy Medical Center Redding’s Wound Healing Center and Heart Center are offering classes designed to provide a comprehensive overview of diabetes.  These classes are for diabetics, their families and other interested individuals.  A range of topics will be discussed during the sessions, including:

  • Blood Glucose Monitoring
  • Complications of High and Low blood sugar
  • How diabetes affects the body
  • Symptoms
  • Foot care
  • Medications
  • Meal Planning

Date:     Two Mondays: October 7 & 14, 2013 

Time:    6 to 8 pm 

Cost:      FREE, but space is limited & pre-registration is required by calling 530.225.7779 or visiting 

Place:    Mercy Medical Center Redding, lower level auditoriums

Course Coordinators:     Diabetic Educator Tammy Fuller, RN, BSN and

Paige Jones, MS, RD, CDE

Nurses will receive 4 continuing education credits for attending both Monday classes (attendance at both classes is mandatory for credit).

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1 Response

  1. Avatar Handouts Don't says:

    What a great opportunity to learn more – and the price of free can't be beaten!