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 Healthy Eating
#3 My diabetes medicines
#4 Let's get moving!
#5 Preventing short and long-term complications. Checking my blood sugar.
#6 Grocery Store Shopping
#7 Mindfulness Stress Relief
#8 Staying Motivated - Graduation!
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.