Jefferson University Hospitals

Learning to Manage & Live with Diabetes

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If you or a loved one has diabetes and you want to learn more about the diagnosis, as well as how to manage it, these classes are just what you've been looking for. 

The Center for Urban Health works collaboratively with the Jefferson Diabetes Center to provide individuals and families living with diabetes and prediabetes education tools and resources to better self-manage diabetes, reduce complications and improve quality of life.

This complete diabetes education series is offered in three weekly classes in a supportive environment. Learn the facts about living with diabetes and how to control your blood sugar. Topics at the classes include:

  • Monitoring blood sugar
  • Medications
  • How to avoid diabetes complications
  • Basic nutrition and meal planning tips



There are currently no offer dates available. Please check back soon for updates.