Diabetes Support Group
The Diabetes Support Group is an education and support series for people with diabetes, or for anyone who is interested in learning more about diabetes. This group meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:45 p.m. at either the Windom Area Hospital (February, April, May, October, December), or the Mt. Lake Public Library (January, March, November). The support series features an education component, a time to share personal experiences and a question/answer session. For additional information contact Priscilla Comnick at Windom Area Hospital at 831-2400 or Sheri Stevens at Sanford Windom Clinic at 507-831-2223.
2014/2015 Support Group Schedule:
Oct 7th - "Top Questions Asked About Diabetes" by Pricilla Comnick, RN/DE. Held at Windom Area Hospital's Large Conference Room.
Nov 4th- "What Do You Do When You are Just Plain Tired of Trying" by Sheri Schwalbach, RN. Held at Mountain Lake Public Library.
Dec 2nd- "Lowdown on Dairy" By: Ann Busker, RD and WAH Dietitian. Held at Windom Area Hospital's Large Conference Room.
Jan 6th- "If I'm Doing Everything Right, Why is My BS Higher?" By Sheri Schwalbach, RN. Held at Mountain Lake Public Library.
Feb 3rd- "Facts on Fiber" By: Ann Busker, RD. Held at Windom Area Hospital's Large Conference Room.
March 3rd- "Diabetes and Depression: How to Cope with Chronic Illness" By: Jennifer Butler, Behavior Health Triage Nurse Held at Mt. Lake Public Library.
April 7th- "Diabetic Neuropathy (Nerve Damage)" By: TBD Held at Windom Area Hospital Cafeteria.
May 5th- "Health Care Home: What is it?" By: Natalie Paulson, Health Coach. Held at Mt. Lake Public Library.