- Diabetes Classes
Don't Let Your Diabetes Slow You Down
Did you know that more than 23 million Americans suffer from diabetes? Diabetes can lead to complications such as blindness, heart disease, stroke and even death. Learning how to manage your disease is the first step to living a happy, healthy life!
The hospitals of Sunrise Health - Sunrise Hospital, MountainView Hospital and Southern Hills Hospital - offer free, informational classes for diabetic adults. There are three different classes available, including:
- Overview of Diabetes Management
- Proper Nutrition
- Medication Usage
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