My Health, My Choice Program

US Renal Pearlridge Dialysis Center (Conference Room)
98-1005 Moanalua Rd. #420
Aiea, HI 96701
Oahu
Saturday, April 28, 2018
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

A 6-week group program for people with type 2 diabetes. Developed by Stanford University, this program can help you deal with the symptoms of diabetes - including tiredness, pain, and emotional issues - by helping you learn how to eat and sleep better, manage your day-to-day activities more effectively, and more. This interactive workshop meets 2.5 hours per week for 6 weeks in convenient community locations. It is led by trained leaders, at least one of whom has chronic condition. 

Topics include:

  • Techniques to deal with the symptoms of diabetes - fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress, and emotional problems such as depression, anger, fear, and frustration.
  • Appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength and endurance.
  • Healthy eating.
  • Taking medications as prescribed.
  • Working more effectively with health care providers.

Program dates: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19

Contact: Dawn Pasikala (808) 589-5905/ dawn@kidneyhi.org

Contact: Dawn Pasikala (808) 589-5905
Cost: Free
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