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Diabetes… News You Can Use: Free Education Program Sponsored by the Center for Diabetes Education

10/15/2013

October 15, 2013, Toms River, NJ - Community Medical Center’s Center for Diabetes Education will offer a free program, “Diabetes…News You Can Use” on Wednesday, November 6 from 5 to 8 pm at the Clarion Hotel, 815 Route 37 West, Toms River. Pre-registration is requested by calling 732-349-5757.

The program includes a presentation, “If the Shoes Fit, Wear Them - All the Time, Protecting Your Feet with Diabetes” presented by Dr. Michael Kachmar, podiatric surgeon. There will be ample time for questions and answers as well as an “Ask the Diabetes Educators” session to give participants the opportunity to speak with nurses and dieticians. Information on the latest treatments and testing devices for individuals with diabetes and their loved ones will also be provided.

Light refreshments will be served.
For more information or to register for this free program, please call 732-349-5757.

The Center for Diabetes Education at Community Medical Center offers education and support to people, of all ages, with diabetes and to those who care for and about them. Nurses and Dietitians, who are Certified Diabetes Educators, provide educational sessions to meet the needs of all those with diabetes. Education includes a Self Management Series, monthly Support Groups, a Support Group for Parents of Children with Diabetes, an Insulin Pump Support Group, Individual Education for diabetes management, Weight Management and Community Education. For more information or to register, please call 732-349-5757.

CONTACT: Jean Flaherty
jflaherty@barnabashealth.org
732.557.2296

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