Managing Diabetes is Focus of Shawano Program

Physician to Offer Tips to Prevent Complications Associated with Diabetes

Managing diabetes to prevent complications can be an ongoing challenge. People living with diabetes can attend the free community program, “Stay Healthy! Avoid Diabetes Complications” led by Angela D. Divjak, MD, of ThedaCare Physicians-Shawano, to learn tips to delay and prevent complications associated with diabetes.

The educational program during the Diabetes Support Group meeting begins at 9 a.m. on Thurs., March 14, in the Pine Room at Shawano Medical Center, 309 N. Bartlett St., Shawano. The event is free and open to the public. For more information on the Diabetes Support Group, please contact Nancy Heiman at (715) 524-1515.

To register or for this free, one-hour presentation, contact Shawano Medical Center at (715) 526-2111 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Each person must register separately.

ThedaCare™ is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!