National Diabetes Prevention Program

Diabetes prevention program   Wheeling Health Right is currently offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program.  The CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program is an evidence-based lifestyle change program for preventing type 2 diabetes.

  • The year-long program helps participants make real lifestyle changes such as eating healthier, including physical activity into their daily lives, and improving problem-solving and coping skills.
  • Participants meet with a trained lifestyle coach and a small group of people who are making lifestyle changes to prevent diabetes.  Sessions are weekly for 6 months and then monthly for 6 months.
  • This proven program can help people with prediabetes and/or at risk for type 2 diabetes make achievable and realistic lifestyle changes and cut their risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 58 percent.

Sessions are held on Mondays @ 5:30pm @ Wheeling Health Right.  For more information call Barb at 304-233-9323 ext 324.