Diabetes workshops offered in northwest Wisconsin

August 22, 2016

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Join Mayo Clinic Health System and the Aging and Disability Resource Center for a Healthy Living with Diabetes workshop.

This seven-week workshop is for people age 18 and over who have diabetes, prediabetes or live with someone who has diabetes. Learn about self-management in order to maintain an active and fulfilling life. Topics include medications, sick days, monitoring blood sugar, and skin and foot care. The course requires a minimum of eight participants to be held.

The program is co-supported by Mayo Clinic Health System and the Aging and Disability Resource Center.

Registration is required.

  • Bloomer: Mondays, Oct. 31 – Dec. 12, 1 – 3:30 p.m. Bloomer Senior Civic Center, 2121 Duncan Road. Call 715-726-7777 to register by Oct. 24.
  • Eau Claire: Wednesdays, Sept. 7 – Oct. 19, 5:30 – 8 p.m. Family Medicine Conference Room, Mayo Clinic Health System, 733 W. Clairemont Ave. Go to adrcevents.org, or call 715-839-4735 or 1-888-338-4636 (toll-free) to register by Aug. 31.
  • Menomonie: Thursdays, Oct. 6 – Nov. 17, 4 – 6:30 p.m. Education Center, Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Cedar, 2321 Stout Road. Go to Menomonie’s Classes & Events page, or call 1-866-375-7464 (toll-free) to register by Sept. 29.

Mayo Clinic Health System offers a variety of courses, including Healthy Living with Diabetes and others, that can help improve your health and wellness. Go to the Classes & Events page at mayoclinichealthsystem.org to see what opportunities are available in your community. Visit your local Aging and Disability Resource Center’s website for additional offerings.

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