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Living Well with Diabetes

Do you have questions about living with diabetes?

Meet with our dietitian and pharmacist, who are both certified diabetes educators, to get answers.

Some examples of topics we talk about are:

  • Foods that improve your blood sugars
  • Preventing low blood sugars
  • Understanding your glucose numbers
  • Learn more about your medications
  • Staying healthy and preventing complications
  • What to do when you are sick



Meet with our dietitian and pharmacist to review your food and glucose readings and to learn how to:

  • Plan balanced meals
  • Make healthy food choices to improve blood sugars, blood pressure and cholesterol
  • Read food labels
  • Identify foods with carbohydrates and how much is the right for you Improve post meal sugar readings
  • Plan for special occasions (eg. birthdays, parties)
  • Prevent low blood sugars
McMaster University Department of Family MedicineMichael G. DeGroote School of Medicine