Diabetes Services

McLaren’s Diabetes education program can help you successfully manage Diabetes by learning to control blood sugar through proper nutrition and exercise. Nutritional Counseling, also known as Medical Nutrition Therapy, plays a role in preventing and/or treating many health conditions (including Diabetes) and is provided by select registered dietitians on staff (RD). We also offer support group sessions and special events throughout the year to help ensure your diabetes management success.

Diabetes Education at McLaren Port Huron

Diabetes Education Services

McLaren Port Huron - Certified by The Joint Commission for Inpatient Diabetes Care
McLaren Port Huron - Certified by The Joint Commission for Inpatient Diabetes Care

McLaren Port Huron's diabetes education nurse coordinators and registered dietitian provide group and individual Instruction in:

  • Diabetes self-management skills
  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Medications
  • Complication prevention
  • Nutrition management
  • Stress management

Our outpatient Diabetes Education Program is an American Diabetes Association recognized program. It includes group and individual education classes; support groups for adults; partnering with community organizations, such as the YMCA on diabetes and pre-diabetes programs; and working with the Port Huron area schools and school nurses.

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