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Free Diabetes Self-Care Skills Workshops
Topics to be covered include: Carbohydrate counting, how to read a food label, blood glucose monitoring, physical activity, treatment of high and low blood sugars, sick day care and how does good control help.
Call for reservation (253) 272-5134
DECK provides training and certification to personnel who are a part of a child's day to day care, particularly during school hours. (children living with type 1 diabetes.)
Please Call our office at : (253)272-5134 for details.
We offer workshops for children and their parents teaching nutrition and exercise to promote a healthy lifestyle. The program is designed to help children develop critical thinking regarding their body's nutritional needs.
Please call our office at : (253) 272-5134 for more information.