Capital Region Medical Center teaches patients how to manage their Diabetes diagnosis through the help of Medical Nutrition Therapy with a Certified Diabetes Educator.
Take Control of your Diabetes
A physician’s referral is required for Medical Nutrition Therapy. Our staff works closely with your physician to develop an effective diabetes management program that gets you back to your daily activities.
More Resources Available
Capital Region provides participants of Diabetes Education with several other resources to help manage their diabetes.
The Diabetes Self-Management Workshop is a free, six-week group class that is available for those with diabetes, pre-diabetes and their caregivers. Topics of the workshop include dealing with symptoms of diabetes, fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress and difficult emotions; exercise and nutrition; medication usage; reading food labels and working more effectively with healthcare providers. Call 573-632-5594 to find out when the next session begins.
The AIM Diabetes Support Group meets the second Monday in January, March, May, July, September and November. The group meets at the Southwest Education Classroom from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Get Started Today!
Contact us to begin managing your diabetes at the Sam B. Cook Healthplex.