This disease requires special handling when it comes to diet and
exercise. To assist our residents in understanding and living with
their disease, Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital will host monthly
Diabetes Support Group meetings.
Meetings will be held the third Friday of each month throughout
2019. Meetings will be held from 11 a.m. to noon in the Wombacher
Room at the hospital.
These meetings are for people with diabetes, their family members
and caregivers are free, no registration is required.
Discussion will be facilitated by:
Jennifer DiPasquale- Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes
Sarah Tierney- Registered Nurse and CDE,
Shae Hoffman- Registered Dietitian
To request a topic or presentation for your group or organization,
call ALMH Diabetes Services at 217-605-5536
or e-mail at ALMHdiabetes@mhsil.com
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The 2019 topic schedule is as follows:
- New Year, New Technology
- Heart Health Month
- Minimum Carbohydrate Needs…really!
- One Step at a Time
- Using Your BG Results
- Vacation Planning
- Research Update
- Diabetes Medications
- Reading Food Labels
10/18 - Exercise and Carb Loading/BG Monitoring
11/15 - Planning for the Holidays
12/20 - Carbohydrate Overhaul
[Angela L. Stoltzenburg, MBA
Community Health Collaborative, Director
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital]