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National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP)
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Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014
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