Diabetic Education

Diabetic Reader

Diabetes Education


When you have diabetes, taking good care of yourself can seem overwhelming. Whether you’ve just been informed or have had the disease for a long time, educating yourself is critical to maintaining the disease.
Rush Memorial Hospital’s diabetes team can help you live a full and happy life while managing your diabetes.

Diabetes Education and Nutrition Classes
Diabetes Education and Nutrition Classes consist of four (4) two-hour classes. These classes are offered every other month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays or 10:00 a.m. – Noon on Thursdays. The cost is $20 for all four classes. Spouses, caregivers, etc. are welcome to attend!

Upcoming classes:
5:30-7:30 p.m.: Tuesdays 5, 12, 19, 26
10:00 a.m.-Noon: Thursdays 7, 14, 21, 28

5:30-7:30 p.m.: Tuesdays 7, 14, 21, 28
10:00 a.m.-Noon: Thursdays 2, 9, 16, 30

For more information, contact:
Dena Bills, R.D., C.D., CDE
Director of Nutritional Services
Fax: 765-932-7525