PEOPLE WITH DIABETES LEARN TO MASTER BUFFETS


Vol. 9, No. 2
August, 1999

  • Winthrop Opens Filmless Diagnostic Imaging Center

  • Winthrop Complies with Mammogram Quality Standards Act

  • New Device Revolutionizes Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias

  • Long Island's First Electric Mechanical Heart Recipient

  • Women's Resource Center Helps Women Navigate the Healthcare Maze

  • American Cancer Society Recognition

  • New Logo Heralds New Era at Winthrop

  • People with Diabetes Learn to Master Buffets

  • Four New Winthrop Board Members Strengthen Leadership

  • Winthrop's Junior Volunteer Program Awards Scholarships to Deserving Students

  • Students Stock the Shelves of the Child Life Program

  • Pharmacy Robot: A First on Long Island

  • A Warning from the Long Island Poison Control Center at Winthrop

  • Asthma and Allergy Family Fair Presented by the Winthrop Asthma Center

  • More than 500 Celebrate Life at Winthrop's Cancer Survivors' Day

  • 75th Annual Meeting of Winthrop's Auxiliary

  • Golfers Show They're "Fore" Winthrop at 1999 Golf Tournament

  • For Long Island Children who don't have Health Insurance

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  • aAs part of the 20th anniversary celebration of Winthrop's Diabetes Education Center, the program hosted an "All You Can Eat" buffet dinner at the Old Country Buffet Restaurant, Levittown. Teaching people with diabetes how to choose wisely from "all-you-can-eat buffets" are Virginia Peragallo-Dittko, RN, MA, CDE, Diabetes Nurse Specialist and Director, Winthrop's Diabetes Education Center (L) and Lynn Chimon, RD (R). To enroll in any of the Diabetes Education Center's courses - which include cooking and eating sensibly, self-care techniques, and educational programs for children with diabetes - call Ms. Peragallo-Dittko at 516-663-2350.



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