Diabetes

Even if your name’s not Santa, keeping your hands out of the cookie jar may seem like a daunting task during the holidays. To avoid giving in to temptation, Atlantic Health System’s registered dieticians recommend keeping sweets out of sight or out of the house altogether, and ditching holiday party leftovers as soon as possible. If you’re feeling creative, you can also try substituting cookie dough with fruits and vegetables and cut them into your favorite seasonal shapes. Read more >




Diabetes Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Diabetes Education and Support Group
Diabetes patients can receive mutual education and encouragement.
         • First Thursday of every month; 10:00 to 11:00am
         • Third Wednesday of every month; 7:00 to 8:30pm
242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ
For more information, please call 973-831-5229.

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 973-831-5216


Diabetes Articles
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More Americans than thought getting second test to confirm diagnosis, study shows

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Maybe, but heart benefits likely outweigh any potential risk from the drugs, experts say

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Global study shows blood glucose levels dropped significantly, and low rates of low blood sugar

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Insulinomas provide genetic maps for making insulin, researchers say

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Device eliminates need to prick finger to measure blood sugar levels

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