North Oaks Diabetes Education

North Oaks Diabetes Education

Address: 15790 Paul Vega, MD, Drive Hammond LA 70403

Cost: $0.00

North Oaks Medical Center offers a Diabetes Basics and Nutrition Class for diabetic patients and their family members.  This small group course continues your education on making the best lifestyle choices to help manage diabetes.  Bring a family member or friend for support as we explore the following topics: 

  • Understanding diabetes and available treatment options
  • Healthy eating and physical activity
  • Diabetes medications and how they work
  • How to check and understand your blood sugar levels
  • Ways to prevent, detect and treat short- and long-term diabetes complications
  • Goal-setting, problem-solving and stress management

Meetings are held at North Oaks Medical Center in Hammond.  Other participating locations include:

North Oaks Livingston Parish Medical Complex
17199 Spring Ranch Road
Livingston, LA 70754