Diabetes self-management class to start in Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

Diabetes self-management class to start in Carson City

Partnership Carson City is holding a diabetes self-management class beginning Friday, May 19.

The program, developed by Stanford University, costs $10 for six weeks.

Class meets from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays at St. Paul’s Lutheran Family, 1201 Saliman St., just north of Carson High School.

The program covers diabetes monitoring; coping with anger, fear and frustration; communication with health care professionals, family, and friends; use of medications; relaxation techniques; healthy eating; physical activity and more.

The class is geared for those with diabetes, pre-diabetes, or caretakers of diabetics.

Registration ends at 20 participants. To register, email cathleen@carsonulc.org, or call 775-671-7455.