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National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP)
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014
Enrollment includes the six followup sessions that occur after the 16 weeks. The discounted fitness program is offered through the YMCA.
Location: West Chester YMCA
605 Airport Road
West Chester PA 19380
Presenter: Kim Beazley, RD
One in three adults lives with prediabetes. If you have prediabetes, you are 5-15 times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes. The National Diabetes Prevention Program showed that type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed with a healthy lifestyle. If you are at high risk, or already have prediabetes, you can attend this year-long program which includes 16-weekly sessions followed by 6-8 monthly sessions AT NO CHARGE!
To participate in the NDPP, a person must be overweight and have prediabetes, or be at high risk.
High risk is defined as having a combination of risk factors such as:
Prediabetes is determined by one of the following blood test results:
If you are interested and think you might be eligible for this free program, please complete the online registration, or call our Call Center at 610.738.2300. You will then receive a phone call from the instructor to go over your eligibility prior to finalizing your registration.
Last Updated: 7/31/2014