November is National Diabetes Month. Learning ZoneXpress recently introduced new educational resources around diabetes including a poster, handouts, and tri-fold brochures. These are great tools to use in your organization to educate clients about diabetes.
Set of 2 - 18'' x 24'' Laminated
The Diabetes Files Poster Set busts diabetes myths by explaining the truth in simple facts. Myths busted include sugary foods causes diabetes, diabetics can't participate in activities like other kids, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are the same disease, and diabetics can never eat sweets.
Choose healthy foods with diabetes in mind with the Diabetes MyPlate Poster. This poster features an adaptation of the USDA food pyramid replacement, MyPlate, to show foods divided in a diabetes-friendly guide. Foods are categorized by adapted food groups: fruits, non-starchy vegetables, protein, dairy, and starchy vegetables, grains, and legumes. The Diabetes MyPlate poster addresses the significance of carbohydrates in a diabetic diet, as well as the importance of daily physical activity and reducing the amount of solid fats, added sugars, and salt in your diet.