Diabetes Education and Support Group

Calendar of Programs 2017-2018 All classes begin at 2:00 p.m. & last about an hour Location: Monroe Co. Medical Center Education Room


September 6, 2017 “Friendly Bug Invasion" Probiotics and how we can incorporate them into our diet” Larry Miller RD, LD, CDE

October 4, 2017 The ABC’s of Diabetes Care Jill Ford RN, BSN, Director of the MC Health Department

November 1, 2017 “Body Recall” Getting some flexibility and movement back in your body. Dyshel Thompson LHD- Monroe County Health Department

December 6, 2017 “Holiday Party & “Diabingo“ A fun game where participants learn about Diabetes Self-care while winning prizes. Larry Miller RD, LD, CDE

January 3, 2018 “Increasing Mobility to Feel Your Best!” Movements to get stronger and help your mobility around the house. Tyler King PTA & Josh Ramsey OT from MCMC

February 7,2018 “Telling my Story with Diabetes” And ways it may help you A1c Champion

March 7, 2018: "Back to Basics" Setting Goals and Solving Problems. Jill Ford, Monroe Co Health Dept

April 4, 2018 New Menu Trends-Healthy menu substitutions & strategies to making the most nutritious meals possible:

     Jamille Hawkins, UK Cooperative Extension 

May 2, 2018: Larry Miller, RD "Weight Loss Strategies" Lose a little, benefit a lot