The Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI) Northeast Center of Healthy Aging will be providing the Diabetes and Beyond Education Program. Class will begin at the Q.B. Boydstun Public Library, 201 E. South Ave., in Fort Gibson beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday, and will continue once a week through Oct. 30.
Based on the principles of empowerment and education, the Gateway Diabetes Education Program was created to provide you with the tools you need to better manage diabetes. You will learn about the importance of a healthy diet, physical activity, and maintaining a positive outlook through this six-week class. Take control of your health by learning how to take an active role in managing your diabetes.
Instructors are provided by OHAI, a program of the Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Oklahoma. OHAI serves all individuals who are eligible for its programs without regard to race, national origin, ancestry, color, religion, sex, age or disability.
To receive additional information or to reserve your spot in the classes, call Devon Murray, Education director with OU Health Science Center, Department of Geriatrics, OHAI’s Northeast Center of Healthy Aging at (888) 616-8161.