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
Jun
3
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jun 3 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

Jun
10
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jun 10 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

Jun
14
Tue
Podiatry with Louise @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jun 14 @ 9:30 am – 2:45 pm

Toenail clipping service by podiatrist Louise Nixon.

$42 for a member – $57 for a member’s first appointment as it takes longer.

Please phone us for an appointment as Louise is booked up quickly.

Jun
17
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jun 17 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

Jul
1
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jul 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

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