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Central Valley Diabetes Self-Management Program celebrates National Nutrition Month
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Thursday Mar 17th, 2016 10:53 AM
The California Central Valley, the greatest garden in the world, suffers from chronic levels of diet related disease. The Central Valley Diabetes Self-Manage Program is poised to offer a holistic team approach toward a positive new way forward. Join us to celebrate March, National Nutrition Month.
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National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Together, a broad based diverse campaign will expand focus on the importance of making informed food choices, developing sound eating and physical activity habits in culturally sensitive way.

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day, increased awareness of registered dietitian nutritionists as the indispensable providers of food and nutrition services and recognizes RDNs for their commitment to helping people enjoy healthy lives.

The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) has announced that Allison Boyd, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and Certified Yoga Teacher (CYT) has achieved Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) status by successfully completing the Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators.

Spring 2016, the Central Valley Diabetes Self-Management Program will reach out to regional physicians to offer a positive way forward, mandated by new federal rules and regulations.

Certified Diabetes Educators must meet rigorous eligibility requirements to be able to take the examination and certification status demonstrates to people with diabetes and employers that the health care professional possesses distinct and specialized knowledge, thereby promoting quality of care for people with diabetes. Currently, there are less than 20,000 certified diabetes educators nationwide who hold NCBDE certification.

Exciting changes in diabetes care and management thru new Federal mandates will help guide systemic changes toward meeting the challenges of the epidemic levels of diet related disease.

Allison Boyd, RDN, CDE, CYT is a graduate of San Francisco State University, currently employed with Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation, Valley Gardens and owner of UC Yoga, Health and Wellness, Stockton, California.

Join us to celebrate Spring and National Nutrition Month as we build a diabetes self-management program composed of a diverse team of health care professionals.

Together, our team, will assist patients and their families who are challenged with diet related diseases to achieve and maintain positive health outcomes.
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Spring 2016 Allison will host an open house to showcase her lifelong passions while building a diabetes self-management program composed of a diverse team of health care professionals to assist patients and their families who are challenged with diet related diseases to achieve and maintain positive health outcomes.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics celebrates Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day on Wednesday, March 9, 2016. As the nation's food and nutrition experts, registered dietitian nutritionists are committed to improving the health of their patients and community.

The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) has announced that Allison Boyd, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and Certified Yoga Teacher (CYT) has achieved Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) status by successfully completing the Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators.

Spring 2016, she will create a Diabetes Self-Management Program in the heart of the California Central Valley.

Candidates must meet rigorous eligibility requirements to be able to take the examination and certification status demonstrates to people with diabetes and employers that the health care professional possesses distinct and specialized knowledge, thereby promoting quality of care for people with diabetes. Currently, there are less than 20,000 certified diabetes educators nationwide who hold NCBDE certification.

Exciting changes in diabetes care and management began January 2016, with new Federal mandates that guide systemic changes toward meeting the challenges of the epidemic levels of diet related disease.

Allison Boyd, RDN, CDE, CYT is a graduate of San Francisco State University, currently employed with Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation, Valley Gardens and owner of UC Yoga, Health and Wellness, Stockton, California.

Spring 2016 Allison will host an open house to showcase her lifelong professional passions while building a diabetes self-management program composed of a diverse team of health care professionals.

Together, our team, will assist patients and their families who are challenged with diet related diseases to achieve and maintain positive health outcomes.