TOMS RIVER, NJ, JULY 1, 2009-- 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. Certified Diabetes Educators provide educational sessions to meet the needs of all of those with diabetes.
The Center for Diabetes Education is located at 591 Lakehurst Road in Toms River.
On Monday, July 20 at 2 p.m., the center will hold its Monthly Diabetes Support Group. The topic to be discussed is “Can Someone With Diabetes Really Eat Sugar?” Attendees will learn how the body uses sugar that we take in and why reading labels is very important. On Tuesday, July 21 at 7 p.m., the center will have its Evening Diabetes Support Group where the same topic will be discussed.
The center will also be hosting the Caregivers' Support Group on Monday, July 27 at 7 p.m. Participants are welcome to come and share their experiences related to the care of their loved one and to also get help and suggestions for their particular issues. This event is open to anyone who cares for someone who can't care from themselves.
All support groups are offered free of charge. Call the Center for Diabetes Education at (732) 349-5757 to pre-register for programs.
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