Diabetes


Diabetes affects 25.8 million people, 8.3% of the US population and the numbers are growing

Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure, non-traumatic lower-limb amputations and new cases of blindness among adults in the United States

Diabetes is a major cause of heart disease and stroke

Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States

About 1.9 million people aged 20 years or older were newly diagnosed with diabetes in 2010 in the US


Community Diabetes Education

Lindsborg Community Hospital is pleased to offer our patients a FREE diabetes education class, "Journey for Control". The program, taught by certified diabetes educators, include nurses, pharmacists, dieticians and physical therapists. The curriculum is approved by the American Diabetes Association

Click here for more information

The link provides a list of class dates & times. The classes are open to anyone, including those newly diagnosed, those who have had diabetes for awhile and anyone who simply wants to learn more. Call (785) 452-7600 to register to attend classes