Diabetes Awareness

Diabetes Awareness

Our Mission is to increase awareness & prevent diabetes in American Indian and Alaska Native communities through exercise and nutrition.

 

This program encourages the use of the Indian Health Diabetes Best Practices and promotes the development of local programs based on local community needs and priorities of physical activities.

 

Staff

Marilyn Figueroa
Director

 

Ozzy Red Elk
Assistant Director

 

Victoria Johnson
Data Entry Clerk

 

Amanda Parker
Activity Coordinator

 

Tim Johnson
Physical Activity Coordinator

 

Connie Amos
Office Manager

 

 

Contact

Ph: (580) 280 4674

Fax: (580) 699 3749

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Mailing

Comanche Nation Diabetes Awareness
P.O. Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502

 

Address

#5 SW D Avenue, Ste. B
Lawton, OK 73502

Thursday, 14 July 2011 09:46

Applications (Diabetes Awareness)

Applications
Thursday, 30 June 2011 11:29

Services (Diabetes Awareness)

Qualifications: Diagnosis of Diabetes Verification of Residence Comanche CDIB Prescription   What we help with Blood Sugar Meters Test strips for Lancets Nutrition Supplements Special Diabetic Shoes Nike Shoe Program Diabetes Education Podiatry Clinic Low Impact and Chair Exercise Classes, Walking Programs Health Fairs and blood sugar checks Blood Pressure…
Thursday, 30 June 2011 11:28

Control

Diabetes Education and counseling is done at the participant's home, in office, community centers, Elder Center, health screenings and health fairs. Diet counseling by registered dietitian Sari Catt-Miller. Foot care education and exams are done in office by Dr. Rodney Stapp.   Monthly we have a podiatry clinic for Comanche's…
Thursday, 30 June 2011 11:27

Prevention

Exercise classes, walking clubs, water aerobics classes, weight control clubs, children's activities such as day Camps; Fall Break, Spring Break, Christmas Break, and Summer Break are held to provide diabetes education for our Comanche children.   Camps and field trips are with the assistance of other Comanche Nation Programs. We…