Diabetes PATH six-week workshop to be offered in Iron Mountain

IRON MOUNTAIN – A Diabetes self-management workshop is being offered in Iron Mountain beginning on July 1.

The Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Towards Health) workshop is a six week workshop designed to provide the skills and tools needed by people living with Type 2 diabetes to improve their health and manage their symptoms.

As a result, participants are better equipped to face the daily challenge of living with diabetes.

The six week class will meet on Tuesday mornings at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain, 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. beginning on July 1 and ending on Aug. 5.

Two trained leaders conduct the workshop.

Subjects covered include: symptoms of diabetes, stress, managing fatigue and emotional problems, exercise, healthy eating, medications, and working with health care providers.

Class sizes are limited and pre-registration is required- family and caregivers are welcome. There is no cost to attend.

Call UPCAP at 1-800-338-7227 or by dialing 2-1-1 for more information or to register.