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National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP)
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Continues for 16 Wednesdays.
You must meet the requirements for this class. An instructor will contact you to review your eligibility.
The cost includes the six follow up sessions that occur after the 16 weeks. A discounted fitness option is offered through the YMCA.
Location: West Chester YMCA
605 Airport Road
West Chester, PA 19380
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 qualify for this year-long program which includes 16-weekly sessions followed by 6-8 monthly sessions.
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:
Take the Diabetes Risk Test.
If you are interested and think you might be eligible to participate, please complete the online registration, or call our Call Center at 610.738.2300. You will then receive a phone call from an instructor to go over your eligibility prior to finalizing your registration with payment.
Last Updated: 1/6/2015