Programs - Diabetes

  • American Diabetes Association’s Food & Fitness Information

    Eating well-balanced meals is an essential part of taking better care of yourself and managing diabetes. So is regular physical activity, which is especially important for people with diabetes and…

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    Recipes
    Food Tips
    Meal Plans
    Carbohydrate Explanations
    Fitness
    Weight Loss

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  • Ages:
    Youth

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    Free, online Diabetes management involving activities for children to be able to learn with others just like them.

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  • Diabetes Education Empowerment Program

    This program is for adults with a diagnosis of Type II Diabetes.  This class meets once per week for nine weeks.  Physical activity is included in each class and listed…

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    Free

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    Services are FREE to the public.

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  • Diabetes Self-Management Outpatient Program at United Regional

    United Regional’s Diabetes Survival Self-Management Outpatient Program has been certified by the American Diabetes Association for providing an exceptional program. This program is taught by Certified Diabetes Educators and a…

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  • Diabetes Survival Skills Class at United Regional

    The Diabetes “Survival Skills” Class provides persons with either Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes the necessary skills and equipment to help control blood sugars and maintain their health and…

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    Free 2 hour course

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  • Healthy Living Classes

    This program is for adults with a diagnosis of pre-diabetes or at risk of developing pre-diabetes. Call 940-761-6891 for class scheduleClasses include physical activity and cover many topics including: Healthy…

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    Services are free to the public.

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  • Internal Medicine – Primary Care

    Dr. Myrna De Asis specializes in Internal Medicine (Primary Care, Family Physician) and sees patients from 16-years-old and up.

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    Medicare and most major insurance accepted

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    The following list is not all-inclusive.
    • Annual Wellness Exam (Covered 100% by most insurance. Call your insurance plan for details)
    • Breast Exam
    • Cancer Screening
    • Cardiac Disease
    • Comprehensive Health Care
    • Diabetes
    • Diagnostic Screening
    • Hypertension
    • Lipid Disorders (cholesterol & triglyceride abnormality)
    • Lung Disease
    • Medicare Wellness Exam (Annual)
    • Menopause
    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • Obesity
    • Pap Smear
    • Pre-Employment Exam
    • Preventive Health Care
    • Prostate Exam
    • Smoking Cessation
    • Thyroid Disorder
    • Well-Woman Exam

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  • Personal Health Coach

    Whatever your goals in life, we could all use a little help from the experts from time to time.  Many of us are striving for better health, which is why…

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    An experienced home healthcare professional will support you in behavior and lifestyle modification. You'll receive health education as needed and work together to set realistic health goals. Your coach will help you track progress over time and adjust the program to help you meet your specific goals.

    Caregivers and loved ones may need to lose 15 pounds, quit smoking, or reach a specific fitness goal. Coaching sessions take place over the phone and last between 5 and 10 minutes, depending on the focus and instruction needed.

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  • Prevention Research Centers (PRC)

    This page provides a listing of PRC tools organized by health topic. Epilepsy WebEase A web-based program to help those with epilepsy manage their epilepsy. PEARLS A treatment program to…

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  • Produce Express

    The Wichita Falls Area Food Bank currently provides distributions at 24 locations and they continually reach out to agencies to collaborate with for the Produce Express distributions. The Produce Express program…

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