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Baptist Memorial-Huntingdon Diabetes Prevention groups meet once a week for 16 weeks, then once a month for 6 months to maintain healthy lifestyle changes. During each session, your lifestyle coach will teach a lesson and lead a group discussion.
For example, you will learn to:
Baptist Memorial-Huntingdon Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle coaches have the experience and training to help you reach your goals. Your lifestyle coach will help you:
Cindy Cole, RN is our lifestyle coach at Baptist Memorial-Huntingdon. Cindy has a nursing background with 26 years of experience.
For more information about the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Huntingdon Diabetes Prevention Program curriculum, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
Baptist Memorial-Huntingdon is part of the National Diabetes Prevention Program, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is proven to help people with prediabetes prevent or delay development of type 2 diabetes.
As part of the Baptist Memorial-Huntingdon Diabetes Prevention Program group, you will work with other participants and a trained lifestyle coach to learn the skills you need to make lasting changes. These changes include losing a modest amount of weight, being more physically active, and managing stress.
Being part of a group provides support from other people who are facing similar challenges and trying to make the same changes you are. Together you can celebrate successes and find ways to overcome obstacles.
For info or to enroll contact: Baptist Memorial Hospital-Huntingdon, TN Health Education Department 631 R.B. Wilson Drive Huntingdon, TN 38344 Cindy Cole, RN 731-986-7096 or 731-986-4461 The cost of the program is FREE.
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