Prevent Diabetes Class

Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 at 6:00pm

Cooley Dickinson Medical Group
22 Atwood Drive Northampton, Massachusetts 01060
Northampton, MA 01060

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Are you at risk for developing type 2 diabetes? Did you know it is possible to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes?

A Diabetes Educator from the Cooley Dickinson Medical Group Diabetes Center will discuss diabetes prevention. The course runs from 6-8 pm.

You are at increased risk for type 2 diabetes if you have:

-A history of diabetes during pregnancy

-A strong family history of diabetes

-Been diagnosed with prediabetes

-Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) or Metabolic Syndrome

Learn about:

-Insulin resistance

-Metabolic Syndrome (weight gain, high blood pressure, low HDL cholesterol, and high triglycerides)

-Health eating

-Physical Activity

For more information, contact 888-554-4CDH (4234).

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