Health Fairs & Health Management Programs
FCHC “It’s In The Food” Health Fairs
Want to promote great health and nutrition at your business, church or school? Call us! We will help you put on a health fair that focus on overall health!
Family Christian Health Center is pleased to announce the addition of our new weight management clinic. We recognize that obesity is a serious disease that is estimated to affect 50% of all Americans by the year 2030.
That’s why we’ve teamed up with Illinois Wellness & Weight Loss Centers, Dr. Goldwyn Foggie, to give our patients the best in weight management!
Weight Management Services Include:
- Nutrition Counseling
- Healthy Food Plans
- Exercise Plan
Every Thursday – 10:00am – 5:30pm (Harvey, IL location)
Diabetes Education and Management
More than 29 million Americans are living with diabetes, and 86 million are living with prediabetes, a serious health condition that increases a person’s risk of type 2 diabetes and other chronic diseases according the CDC 2016 data. Don’t take it lightly, get help now and greatly reduce the risks of serious complications.
Our customized, self-management program includes an initial personal assessment. Working closely with your referring healthcare provider, our caring Nurse, Eileen Juervis, Diabetes Educator, will provide you with education about diabetes, home glucose monitoring, healthy nutrition, appropriate exercise and careful medication management, if needed. Our goal is to help you effectively manage your diabetes and enjoy an improved quality of life.
Diabetes Management Services Include:
- Individual and group education sessions by registered nurses and dietitians
- Medication management
- Blood glucose monitoring instruction
- Insulin pump training
- Diabetes care and management for pre-pregnancy/conception and during pregnancy
- Stress management and wellness programs