• Individuals living with diabetes or pre diabetes can learn important self management strategies to improve or maintain good quality of life
  • It is estimated that over 50% of Type 2 Diabetes can be prevented or delayed with healthy eating and physical activity education
  • Patients can learn about meal planning and making healthy food choices to obtain optimal blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels
  • Patients will benefit from simple weight management strategies which will help improve glycemic control
  • Patients will learn how to administer and adjust insulin, monitor blood glucose levels and recognize and manage hypoglycemia
  • Individuals At Risk of Type 2 Diabetes can benefit from learning early preventative measures
    • Risk Factors for Diabetes
      • Family member with diabetes
      • Of Asian, south Asian, Hispanic, Aboriginal or African descent
      • Previous Gestational Diabetes
      • Obesity
      • High Cholesterol, high Blood Pressure
      • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Patient self referrals can be made by calling: 416 747-3400 ext. 32558.