Pre-Diabetesis a condition where the blood sugar is abnormal but not high enough to be called Diabetes. Studies have shown that if lifestyle changes occur at this stage, Type 2 Diabetes can be prevented or at least delayed.
Individual counseling with a Registered Dietician for most insurances except Medicare
Free Diabetes information group classes every other month
Diabetes Prevention Program: Duplicates the landmark study that proved that Type 2 Diabetes can be prevented or delayed with 5-10% weight loss and increased activity. The Centers for Disease Control are promoting these programs nationwide. Certification of the program here at BMC is pending.