VIRTUAL Healthy Eating: A Powerful Tool to Support a Strong Immune SystemWednesday January 20, 2021
7:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Part one of a series of three diabetes education programs. Parts 2 and 3 will be held on Wednesdays, February 17 and March 17 at 7:00pm.
Our immune system protects us against infections, disease, and serious complications. More important now than ever, we need to find ways to keep our immune systems strong. Healthy eating and exercise have been shown to be powerful tools to do just that. Attend this program, increase your understanding of healthy eating, how to use MyPlate to prepare healthy, balanced meals for you and your family and how to begin a simple exercise program. Leave ready to begin take action to boost your immune system and lower your risks of chronic disease.
This program is funded by a grant from UMASS Memorial HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital's Determination of Needs Fund.
Scherrie Keating is a keynote, educational and motivational speaker on the topics of Prediabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and Type 3 Diabetes.
As a Registered Nurse for over 37 years and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist, she has cared for thousands of people living with Diabetes and has seen the devastating consequences of chronic elevated blood sugar. After learning Type 2 Diabetes was preventable, she became a CDC, National Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach, Certified Dementia Specialist and started Diabetes Kare Consulting, LLC.
Scherrie’s mission and passion is to make an impact in the prediabetes epidemic, increase awareness, offer risk screening, and help people start their journey to preventing Type 2 Diabetes for life. She uses her personal cancer story and expertise to inspire and provide life changing education, helps people turn that education into action now and offers ongoing support and coaching for lifelong success. She recently created an online school of education and the Diabetes Prevention for Life Program. She offers healthcare professional, community and corporate wellness programs and speaks throughout the US.
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