Diabetes Education About The Diabetes Self-Care Course Beginning with a personal one-on-one education assessment, followed by a series of five group classes, you will learn vital information about diabetes self-care in this course. Topics include: How to successfully monitor your blood glucose levels How medicine used for diabetes works in your body How to balance nutrition and meal planning Proper foot care The role of exercise in diabetes The effect of stress on your blood glucose level and how to manage it Individual Diabetes Consultations You may set up an individual consultation regarding any topic related to diabetes self-care. We encourage you to bring members of your family or close friends to these consultations. It's important to have the support of those around you. Gestational Diabetes Course These small group consultations are designed to educate and guide women who have diabetes during pregnancy. You will learn how to monitor your glucose levels and manage your nutrition in order to keep your own body and your baby healthy. Insulin Pump Training The insulin pump course offers individual consultations about topics including: Help with choosing an insulin pump that is right for you Insulin pump practice and proper use Advanced features of the pump To learn more or sign up for these diabetes programs, call 828-213-2222, option 2. Download our helpful booklet "A Guide To Managing Diabetes"