Diabetes Self-Management

Diabetes

The Diabetes Self-Management Program is for someone who is newly diagnosed with diabetes as well as someone who has had diabetes for years.

The program consists of individualized health monitoring including HbA1c and classes on how to manage your diabetes. Hui No Ke Ola Pono offers a monthly support group with an emphasis on diabetes education and techniques which will promote a healthy lifestyle.

Classes include:

  • Signs, symptoms and treatment for hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia
  • Importance of monitoring…using a meter and keeping a log book
  • Lifestyle adjustment
  • Pregnancy and Women’s Health
  • Medications
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise
  • Eye care
  • Foot care
  • Reducing Complications of diabetes