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Take Action*: Nutrition Lesson Plan, Student Material and Meal Plan, Pyramid, Balance and Portion Size Worksheets (PDF)

The Take Action Diabetes Self Management Program material was developed by the Galveston County Health District in Texas City, TX. This section on nutrition contains a lesson plan for health professionals to use while providing diabetes education and skill building. It also includes accompanying student material and worksheets for patients.

The nutrition materials are part of a comprehensive set which focuses on additional diabetes self management topic areas including blood sugar monitoring, complications, sick days, action planning, coping with diabetes, exercise, medication and more. They can be found under various topic headings on this website.

Author site: Galveston County Health District I 2004

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