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Area hospital to offer diabetes classes in May

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

GREENCASTLE -- Putnam County Hospital will offer a group class for diabetes self-management Tuesday, May 8.

The material will be divided into two sessions, including Diabetes 101: Diabetes Basics, and Diabetes 201: Proper Nutrition, which will include carbohydrate counting.

The first session will be led by Certified Diabetes Educator, Annette Handy, RN, while the second session will be offered by Registered Clinical Dietitian Jamie Downen.

The class will begin at 9 a.m., and will meet in the third floor classroom of Putnam County Hospital.

All materials and a sack lunch will be provided.

Those wishing to participate must enroll in the class by calling Putnam County Hospital's Central Scheduling at 765-658-2760 by Friday, May 4.

Participation fee will be $25 per person and will be collected the day of the class. Class size will be limited to 20 participants.

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