Are you Newly Diagnosed?

Many people feel a variety of feelings when they find out they have diabetes. It is normal to feel worried, anxious or scared. It’s important to remember that you are not alone. Here are a few tips to start you on the road to managing diabetes.

Tips for Coping part 1

Tips for Coping part 2

Diabetes group education classes

These group education classes are available for patients who:

  • have newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes
  • have type 2 diabetes and are starting on insulin
  • are on insulin.

Talk to your general practice team for further information about the classes and to ask for a referral.

More about the classes click here

OPEN
CALENDER OF EVENTS
Jan
26
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jan 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Feb
2
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Feb 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Feb
5
Mon
Lyttleton Harbour Group
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm

Please call Rowena for further details.

Feb
9
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Feb 9 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Feb
13
Tue
Rangiora Support Group @ Anglican Church Hall
Feb 13 @ 1:30 pm

Please contact Yvonne for more details

Yvonne Lockie
Organiser
Mobile: 027 508 4099
Email: vonray@xnet.co.nz

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