Diabetes

Even if your name’s not Santa, keeping your hands out of the cookie jar may seem like a daunting task during the holidays. To avoid giving in to temptation, Atlantic Health System’s registered dieticians recommend keeping sweets out of sight or out of the house altogether, and ditching holiday party leftovers as soon as possible. If you’re feeling creative, you can also try substituting cookie dough with fruits and vegetables and cut them into your favorite seasonal shapes. Read more >




Diabetes Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Lifestyle Changes for Diabetes Prevention and Management
A registered dietitian will discuss diabetes prevention tips.

Tuesday, December 12; 11:00am to Noon

Hackettstown Medical Arts Building, Center for Healthier Living
108 Bilby Road, Suite 101, Hackettstown, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 908-850-6935.

Diabetes Management Series
Newly-diagnosed diabetes patients or those who have never received diabetes education can learn more about living with this condition.
For more information, please call 908-441-1482.
 
Diabetes Support Group
Those with diabetes can learn more about their condition, while sharing information and encouragement with others.
Fourth Monday of every month, 7:00pm
Hackettstown Medical Center, 1st Floor, Gene C. Milton Conference Room
For more information and to register, please call 908-441-1482.


 
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