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Diabetes Prevention Program

August 13, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Monday, repeating until August 20, 2018

Pre-Diabetes Program

                                   Proven, Possible and Powerful

Are you pre-diabetic or at risk for type 2 diabetes? People with pre-diabetes often do not experience any symptoms. A person’s risk for diabetes includes a family history of diabetes, history of gestational diabetes, being over the age of 45, being overweight and physically inactive. To know your risk score, take the Diabetes Risk Quiz.

What: The National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) can help reduce those who are pre-diabetic or have a high risk for type 2 diabetes prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes, lose weight and become more physically active. This is a one year lifestyle change program begins with twelve weekly sessions, then two months of bi-weekly sessions, followed by seven months of monthly sessions. Each session is one hour long. Learn more at : Not me Diabetes Prevention Program

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: There is a fee for the class, but many insurance plans will cover this cost.

For more information, to find out if you qualify, and to register please call:
360-397-6060 ext 5721

Weekly Class Dates:
June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 20
(For the dates on the bi-weekly and monthly sessions please contact the program)

Venue

WSU Clark County Extension/Heritage Farm
1919 Northeast 78th Street, Vancouver, WA 98665, USA
Vancouver, WA 98665 United States
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Phone:
360-397-6060 ext 5733
Website:
http://extension.wsu.edu/clark/