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Diabetes & Nutrition Care

Each day over 2500 Americans are told they have diabetes. That kind of news given to you or a loved one can beSaint Joseph Hospital Diabetes & Nutrition Center frightening and you may feel out of control. But don't give up! There is good news.

The good news is that YOU are in control and with our help; you can learn to manage your blood glucose levels. By keeping your blood glucose as close to normal as possible you can avoid most of the devastating complications of diabetes and experience a better quality of life than you may expect. You will improve your health and feel more like doing the things you enjoy.

The KentuckyOne Health Diabetes & Nutrition Care Program is staffed by certified diabetes educators, dietitians, and registered nurses who will help you learn to care for yourself by following the 4 M's of Diabetes Care: Meal Planning, Movement, Monitoring and Medications. We provide this education and support in our convenient outpatient centers and/or hospitals throughout KentuckyOne Health.

Select one of the headings at the left for more detailed information about ways we can help you.

The Diabetes & Nutrition Care outpatient education program is accredited through the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)! The AADE Accreditation is a voluntary process which assures that approved education programs have met the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs. Programs that achieve Accreditation status have a staff of knowledgeable health professionals who can provide state-of-the-art information about diabetes management for participants, which is an essential component of effective diabetes treatment.  For more information, please visit the American Association of Diabetes Educators or the American Diabetes Association websites.

Saint Joseph Mount Sterling
225 Falcon Drive, Mt. Sterling, KY 40353
859.497.5833 or 859.967.5653

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