Paul Wright

The Northwest Texas Health Care System brings awareness to the Diabetes Center

Recognized by the American Diabetes Association, the Northwest Texas Health Care System Diabetes Center hosts a series of classes to celebrate “Diabetes Management Over the Last 100 Years.”

In this month’s episode, Amanda Ast, MS, RD / LD diabetes educator, discusses important information and the latest research for medical professionals. For those who want to learn more about how to manage their lives with diabetes, Ast will continue her monthly course on “Living with Diabetes.”

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 40% of those who died of CVD-19 had diabetes. More than one in 10 Americans suffers from diabetes, so more education is needed, the statement said. NWTHS for medical professionals and patients, including diet counseling and one-on-one diabetes education. You can learn more at