1 in 3 Americans are at risk for type 2 diabetes and are considered to be prediabetes. Prediabetes means your blood glucose (sugar) level is higher than normal but not high enough to be diagnosed with diabetes. Without healthy lifestyle changes, many people with prediabetes can develop type 2 diabetes within five years.
You are at risk if you:
- Are Overweight
- Have a family history of diabetes
- Have a history of gestational diabetes or
- Have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes
- A1C: 5.7%- 6.4%
- Fasting Plasma Glucose (blood sugars) 100-125 mg/dl
Cut your risk in half by registering for our next Deaconess Diabetes Prevention Program series. This program is a proven lifestyle change program that provides you the tools needed to make the necessary lifestyle changes to improve your health and delay or prevent type 2 diabetes.
Covered benefit through Medicare. Other cost may vary, depending on insurance coverage
Referral not required. Please call 812-426-9895 to register for our next class series.