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SOCH Ocean Club

SOCH Ocean Club

Adaptive fitness program.

Offers: fitness staff, equipment and rehabilitation, physical and occupational therapists, an extensive series of lectures on health and wellness topics, and a family resource center. A Diabetes Self-Management program is also offered. [NJ82991]

SOCH Ocean Club
700 S Main St (Rt 9)
Stafford Township, NJ 8050
(609) 978-2244
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/04/2017  [ 3581 ] 

YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee

YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee

At the Y, we work to strengthen the foundation of communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

We know how firsthand how difficult it can be to find balance in life. That's why we're here with you every day, making sure that you, your family and your community have the resources and support needed to learn, grow and thrive. With the Y you're not just a member of a facility; you're part of the cause, with a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors.

At the Y, we know you'll find a community with an everyday mission to help you achieve a balance of spirit, mind and body. We do that by encouraging good health and fostering connections with new and old friends through sports, fun and shared interests.

We have 10 Y locations within the Metro Milwaukee Association located in the communities of Milwaukee, Brown Deer, Wauwatosa, Menomonee Falls, Cudahy, Greenfield and Port Washington.

YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee
161 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 4000
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 224-9622
Resource Area: local
Updated: 02/26/2014  [ 4061 ] 

Chesapeake General Hospital Lifestyle Diabetes Education Program

Chesapeake General Hospital Lifestyle Diabetes Education Program

Recognized diabetes education program

Chesapeake Regional Medical Center provides complete diabetes care for adults and children. From inpatient care to support groups, you'll find a broad range of services here. Whatever your need may be, the members of the Chesapeake Regional Medical Center family can help.

Diabetes/nutrition services at the Lifestyle Center
The diabetes/nutrition program at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center's Lifestyle Center has received national recognition by the American Diabetes Association for being a quality diabetes education program since 1991. To help you learn how to manage your diabetes, we offer individual counseling with certified diabetes nurse educators and dietitians, group diabetes education classes called "Diabetes University" and carbohydrate counting classes. To enroll, your physician must fax or call a referral, or you may contact us yourself. Participation will require a referral from your physician and this program is usually covered by insurance. Cooking classes using our full teaching kitchen helps you learn to cook delicious foods that meet your individual health goals, including diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and weight control. We also offer diabetes support groups and camps for children with diabetes.

Inpatient care
If you need inpatient care, you won't find a more knowledgeable, dedicated staff than the specialists in our Diabetes Unit. Diabetes educators, dietitians and other health care professionals will answer your questions and help you control and manage your diabetes. Even if you have a special condition that requires treatment in a different unit of the hospital, you can rely on our expert diabetes care. Our staff work closely with all diabetes patients, guiding you every step of the way.

Home health services
People who are homebound or recuperating from a recent hospital stay may need home health services. Chesapeake Regional Medical Center's Home Health is the solution. With a diabetes educator on staff, Home Care Services can provide expert care for patients with diabetes. Most insurance policies cover this service. We can help you find out if your does - just call 757-312-6460.

Special programs for children
We provide a variety of special programs for children with diabetes. Camps and classes staffed by diabetes specialists offer a unique opportunity to foster learning and independence for children and parents. Chesapeake Regional Medical Center also offers support groups and many other special programs for parents and children.

Gestational diabetes
Finding out that you have gestational diabetes can be frightening. We can help you manage diabetes during your pregnancy to help insure the health of your baby. You will learn about proper diet and nutrition, and controlling your blood sugars. We will provide you with a loaner meter and guide you in home glucose monitoring. Gestational diabetes classes are held weekly, call 757-312-6132 or email for more information.

Program ID: 2727.10

Chesapeake General Hospital
800 Battlefield Boulevard North
Chesapeake, VA 23320
(757) 312-5263
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/24/2017  [ 29068 ] 

Virginia Heart and Vascular Institute

Virginia Heart and Vascular Institute

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Cardiac and Pulmonary Support Groups and Classes
Outpatient Heart Failure Clinic

The Mary Washington Healthcare Virginia Heart and Vascular Institute (VHVI) offers comprehensive services for the full range of heart and vascular illnesses. Physicians and clinicians work closely together in integrated teams to diagnose, treat and supervise patients' recovery. Our integrated teams combine decades of experience with up-to-the-minute innovation to deliver the most effective care.
Features include:
- Virtually all cardiac and vascular services in one convenient location.
- The latest technology and techniques in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
- A highly skilled, board certified team of cardiologists, surgeons and interventional radiologists.
- Leading edge research in clinical trials done locally.

Mary Washington Healthcare
1201-B Sam Perry Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
(540) 741-1100
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/03/2017  [ 29697 ] 

Healthy Lifestyle Principles - YMCA Behavior Change Program

Healthy Lifestyle Principles - YMCA Behavior Change Program

10-month program to support lifestyle change in the areas of weight management, stress reduction, increased physical activity, and improved nutrition.

The program begins with a health and lifestyle assessment. From there you will have one-on-one time with a coach and participate in weekly group sessions.

10-month Healthy Lifestyles program includes:
• 22 Group Sessions (75 minute sessions)
• One on one meeting with facilitator
• Healthy Lifestyle Assessment
• Setting short- and long-term goals
• Identifying barriers
• A new health and well-being routine
• Tracking your progress

The group sessions will support you by providing new strategies for healthy living with topics such as how
to overcome barriers, keeping yourself motivated, building your support network, among others.

YMCA of Dane County - Northeast Branch
1470 Don Simon Drive
Sun Prairie, WI 53590
(608) 837-8221
Resource Area: local
Updated: 11/28/2012  [ 29755 ] 

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