Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities & Anne Arundel Medical Center To Offer Free Diabetes Workshops
Annapolis, MD (September 1, 2015) – The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Anne Arundel Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held in the Belcher Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center.
The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 Diabetes. This program teaches participants how to manage their blood sugar levels, count carbohydrates and provides information about reading nutrition labels. It also engages the participants in appropriate exercise and assists in managing symptoms associated with both high and low blood sugar levels.
Over the course of 6 weeks, participants come once a week for 2.5 hours. Classes are interactive and educational. Both morning and evening classes are available. The morning classes are held from 9:30 a.m. to noon starting Monday, September 14th, at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The evening session starts Thursday, September 17th, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Workshop space is limited.
To register, contact the Anne Arundel Medical Center at 443-481-5555 or go to www.living-well.eventbrite.com. For more information, contact the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities at 410-222-4464 or refer to our website www.aacounty.org/aging. TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay 7-1-1.