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Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital - Diabetes Support Group

Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital - Diabetes Support Group

Adult Support Group for Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes

This free support group meets on the third Monday of each month, from 2:30-4pm. Guest speakers present information on topics of interest to help people with diabetes live healthier lives. Meetings are held in the Good Health Center Conference Room A. Registration is not necessary. Our facility is handicapped accessible and parking is free.

Medstar Diabetes Institute at Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital
5601 Loch Raven Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21239
(443) 444-4550
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/04/2017  [ 81 ] 

We Can! Childhood Obesity Program

We Can! Childhood Obesity Program

Patients with an established Unity Health Care primary care provider can participate in this program.

We Can! is a family-centered pediatric obesity program that implements an evidence-based curriculum created through NIH. The program is open to both children and their parents that access care at Upper Cardozo Health Center. In order to participate in the program, children are referred by their primary care providers. Sessions are held weekly on Wednesday evenings and focus on engaging participants in fitness activities and education on healthy eating choices. Other wellness activities include yoga, meditation, group support, and even a massage therapy pilot program to augment the effects of the program.

Unity Health Care's Upper Cardozo Health Center
3020 14th St, NW
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 745-4300
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/03/2017  [ 117 ] 

Howard University Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Program

Howard University Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Program

American Diabetes Association recognized program for meeting the national standards for diabetes education

The program is taught by a registered dietitian and registered nurse who are Certified Diabetes Educators. Patients will enhance their knowledge on proper food selection and improved diabetes self-management skills Patients of all ages with either type 1, type 2 or gestational diabetes may be referred. Group diabetes education classes are held once a month from Tuesday - Thursday from 9 am to 12 pm. Individual diabetes education and medical nutrition therapy for diabetes are held Monday - Thursday from 9 am - 4pm. Referrals are required from a healthcare provider. Most insurances are accepted and cover the cost of this service. Please call to make an appointment.

Howard UniverisityHospital
2041 Georgia Ave., NW
Washington , DC 20060
(202) 865-3350
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/04/2017  [ 206 ] 

Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital - Good Weighs and Healthy Living

Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital - Good Weighs and Healthy Living

Nutrition education groups

Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital offers group programs designed to help you make lifestyle choices that improve your weight control and overall health. They are offered throughout the year for a minimal fee or for free. For dates, times, and cost, see our website, www.goodsam-md.org, or call 443-444-4100. Our facility is handicapped accessible, and parking is free.

Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital
5601 Loch Raven Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21239
(443) 444-4663
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/04/2017  [ 283 ] 

Donald Delaney Eating Disorders Clinic

Donald Delaney Eating Disorders Clinic

Eating disorder cilnic

Dedicated to the specialized care of preadolescent and adolescent (ages 10-21 years) patients with suspected eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating. A multidisciplinary team includes experts in psychology, medicine, and nutrition.

Children's National Medical Center
4900 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 320
Washington, DC 20016
(202) 895-3860
Resource Area: local
Updated: 10/03/2017  [ 2277 ] 

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