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LETTERKENNY, CO DONEGAL-Type 2 & Pre-diabetes Education Course (CODE)

May 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Structured education course for Type 2 Pre-diabetes 

CODE is Diabetes Ireland’s  group education programme for people with Type 2 Diabetes or diagnosed Pre-diabetes.  CODE aims to deliver general information about diabetes self-management in a local community group setting. CODE allows people with diabetes to talk in a supportive atmosphere about their own diabetes. Time is allocated during the programme for problem solving, feedback on diabetes self management behaviours and goal setting.

The programme is facilitated by Ms. Frances Murphy, Diabetes Nurse for Diabetes Ireland  and consists of 4 sessions of 2 hour duration.  The first 3 sessions take place over 3 consecutive weeks at the Public Services Centre, Neil T Blaney Road, Letterkenny, Co Donegal.

This course is now FULL 

Week 3: Tuesday May 28th @  7pm  – 9pm

Week 4: To be confirmed

CODE is free of charge.

Topics covered in CODE include diabetes explained, risk factors, signs and symptoms, healthy eating, physical activity, personal goal setting, complications and the necessity of regular follow up and the importance of optimal diabetes control. The six month session looks at the review of achievements and personal goal setting. Our flexible approach allows the sessions to be tailored to meet the self identified needs of each group.

Telephone: 071 914 6001 or email: [email protected]

If you are interested in a diabetes education course in this area or any other western area, please call Regina on 071 914 6001 to register for the next course.

Details

Date:
May 28
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Regina Patton
Phone:
071 914 6001

Venue

Public Services Centre, Neil T Blaney Road, Letterkenny, Co Donegal.
Public Services Centre, Neil T Blaney Road,
Letterkenny, Co Donegal., Ireland
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