Veterans Health Education. Diabetes Education is a series of eight, one-hour classes covering different topics. Classes meet every Wednesday. Veterans may begin any time. You may attend at Martinsburg or by V-tel from your local CBOC. Topics include:
#1 What is diabetes? What do I need to do?
#2 What can I eat?
#3 My diabetes medicines
#4 Let's get moving!
#5 Preventing short and long-term complications. Checking my blood sugar.
#6 Practicing Mindfulness/Sress/Relaxation
#7 Graduation celebration
#8 Healthy Teaching Kitchen (Martinsburg location only)eeping up the good work!
Diabetes education will help you to better control your diabetes and prevent complications from diabetes. For more information please call Colleen Liles, RDN, CNSC, Diabetes Program Manager at (304) 263-0811 x3115.