X-Pert, a free education programme for people with Type 2 Diabetes, is taking place at St. Luke’s Hospital in Clonmel from today, Wednesday.
Diabetes, particularly Type 2 Diabetes, is a major public health issue and is on the rise in Ireland.
HSE Community Dietitians in South Tipperary are delivering this award-winning group programme, which aims to inform people about their diabetes and enable them to better look after themselves and their condition.
The programme will continue for six weeks.
For more information contact Grainne O’Connell, Community Dietitian at 087-2948267. More programmes in South Tipp will be offered later in the year.