More than 110,000 people in Hawaii have diabetes, which can lead to heart and kidney disease, blindness, and other chronic conditions. In this workshop, you’ll learn the basic facts, risk factors, and possible complications related to diabetes. We’ll also discuss lifestyle behaviors that can help improve blood glucose levels. Activities include a diabetes true/false quiz and diabetes risk test.
Intended well-being goal(s):
- Learn about current tests and procedures for diabetes such as fasting blood glucose, HbA1c, and eye and foot exams.
- Learn how to adopt lifestyle behaviors that may help to improve overall well-being such as exercise, optimized dietary choices, and maintaining a good working relationship with your physician.
|HMSA Center @ Hilo||
Waiakea Center, 303A E. Makaala St.,
|Friday, February 12, 2016||9:30 - 10:30 a.m.|
|HMSA Center @ Pearl City||
Pearl City Gateway, 1132 Kuala St., Ste. 400,
|Saturday, February 13, 2016||10 - 11 a.m.|
|HMSA Maui Office||
33 Lono Ave., Ste. 350,
|Friday, February 19, 2016||10 - 11 a.m.|
|HMSA Center @ Honolulu||
HMSA Building, 818 Keeaumoku St.,
|Thursday, February 25, 2016||4:30 - 5:30 p.m.|
|Kaimuki Plaza, Kaimana Room||
3465 Waialae Ave., Ste. 400,
|Saturday, February 27, 2016||1:30 - 2:30 p.m.|