Type 2 and You: Free Diabetes Educational Workshops Happening This SPRING NEW!
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) will be offering a free program for people living with type 2 diabetes, and their loved ones, in South King County. The program, called "Type 2 and You," includes four educational workshops, offered once per month, in the Kent, WA area. For more information and the prgoram contact, please see this flyer.
View this useful handout in English or Spanish from the National Diabetes Education Program, which includes a Diabetes Care Record and Action Plan. Also check out the Good and Cheap cookbook (NEW!) and consider using it as a resource in a diabetes prevention and/or management class.
Opportunity to Review Washington DPP Action Plan
Scroll down to the "Reports" section below to see the Washington State Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) Action Plan 2016-2018. You can submit comments of ways you may have to implement these key activities by emailing email@example.com.
Diabetes, even if well managed, can make it harder for a person's immune system to fight infections, so people with diabetes may be at risk for more serious complications from an illness compared to people without diabetes. To locate a nearby place to get a flu shot, visit http://flushot.healthmap.org/. For more information on diabetes and vaccines, see this handout in English and in Spanish.
View the screening and treatment pathway recommendations for adults to identify abnormal blood glucose.