Diabetes

standford researchDiabetes Self Management Program.

Call for dates of the next program.

815-844-7174 ext 238.

 

Diabetes Help Resources

The following resources may be helpful to you.

Livingston County Health Department: 

Wellness Clinics including blood glucose testing, A1C, lipid profile, triglycerides, liver and kidney function tests; blood pressure, height and weight check; Flu and pneumonia shots, assistance locating other health resources.

Livingston Family Care Center (815) 842-1441 305 W. Madison St., Pontiac

Provides free or low-cost medical care for those without insurance or Medicaid. Works with OSF Saint James Diabetes Program and the Livingston County Health Department.

American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) http://www.diabetes.org/

Diabetes risk test

Illinois Tobacco Quitline 1-866-QUIT-YES (1-866-784-8937)

This toll-free service has certified smoking cessation counselors who can give you information about quitting smoking and help you design a quitting plan. Smokers may receive up to 8 weeks of free nicotine patches by calling the Quitline.

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National Diabetes Education Program http://www.ndep.nih.gov/