Stamford and District Lions with Lakeside Healthcare Stamford PPG and Diabetes UK are hosting a Living with Diabetes Event.
There will be information about self care, diet, physical activities, footcare and support available for those with diabetes in the Stamford area.
There will be a chance to ask questions about local NHS provision and to meet other people with Diabetes.
The session is free and refreshments will be provided.
13:00 Welcome and Introduction: Cllr. Miss Breda-Rae Griffin, Deputy Mayor
13:10 Treatments for Diabetes; Choosing the one that suits you: Dr Jonathan Roland, Consultant Diabetologist
13:40 Finding the diet that meets your needs: Jo Campbell, Advanced Dietitian
14:00 Physical Activity as part of your self-management: Ryan Marrow ICS
14:20 Sleep and the impact on Diabetes and you: Prof. Graham Law, Lincoln University
14:40 BREAK - Refreshments and opportunity to ask speakers questions
15:10 Retinopathy and eye testing: Ophthalmologist - to be confirmed
15:30 How to look after your feet and avoid complications: Sarah Burgon, Advanced Podiatrist
15:50 Developments in Diabetes Provision in South Lincolnshire: Sam Raybould, South and South West Lincolnshire CCG
16:10 Questions and Answers
Attend one, several or all of the talks. The aim is to be informal and informational. Parking will be an issue, Morrison’s car park is an option.