Nutrition Education

At Swain Community Hospital we offer education for various nutrition-related complications. 

We take the time to help you understand healthy nutrition such as basic cooking skills, meal planning, label reading, portion sizes and food groups.  By giving you the educational foundation and tools you need this will allow you to take better control of your condition.
 

Diabetes Education

Nutrition Programs

Nutrition Therapy 

Recipes

About the Educators

Location


Referral Form

Most insurance plans cover diabetes and nutrition education through a physician referral. You may want to contact your specific insurance for details.

Click here for a Nutrition Counseling & Diabetes Education Referal Form

To make an appointment call: 855.586.7950

or fax physician referral to: 828.586.7779

For General Questions please call 828-586.7734.


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See what participants of the program are saying: 

"I wish my doctor would have referred me sooner!" 

"I love how the classes are fun, encouraging and intimate" 

"Great job! I appreciate the educator, Melanie"

" This program has helped me meet my goals including lowering my blood sugars and weight" 

"The series of [diabetes] classes has been helpful in many ways! Very pleased with the instruction as well as the instructor."

"Our instructor  has really helped me understand my diabetes. She is clear and concise with the information she gives us. She is concerned about each of us and how we are progressing. I think she is an excellent educator."

"Our instructor explains things in great detail especially the effects of diet and exercise on my diabetes. She has been an immense help to me in learning how to manage my disease. Thank you so much!"