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  • 1 out of 3

    adults in the nation has prediabetes

  • 30%

    of people with prediabetes will develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years if there is no intervention.

  • 58%

    of people with prediabetes can reduce their risk by participating in a structured lifestyle change program.

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“This program helped me learn how to eat better…”
10 Blogs for Summer
Tips to Stay Healthy and Safe at Summer Cookouts
“By making relatively simple changes to our diet and lifestyle, I was able to lose 10% of my initial body weight…”
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Below is a testimonial from an Eat Smart, Move More, Prevent Diabetes participant: I started Eat Smart, Move More, Prevent Diabetes in July 2020. I had gained so much weight my clothes had gotten too small for me. I had to start buying new clothes in the beginning of 2020 so I could have something to wear. This program helped me learn how to eat better and what I should be eating to lose weight. I started trying different foods,… Continue reading »

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Check out these 10 blogs for tips on how to eat smart, move more, and stay safe during the summer months! Healthy Summer Dessert – Yasso Frozen Yogurt Healthy Bite-Sized Summer Dessert Favorite Summertime Salad – Confetti Bean In-Season Produce to Add to Your Shopping List this Summer Food Safety for Summer Grilling Summertime means GRILLING TIME! Don’t forget the vegetables! The Heat Is Here to Stay Tips for Summer Exercise Summer Activity: Play in a Park Gardening for Physical… Continue reading »

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For a lot of people, summer means cookouts and BBQs! So, how do you plan to balance Eating Smart and Moving More this summer at events? Here are a few tips, recipes, and links to help you game plan for summer fun and enjoy yourself while continuing your success and staying safe.  Get Competitive Trade the lawn chair for lawn games. Corn Hole, Ladder Golf, and Horse Shoes all require standing, and bonus they occupy your hands helping to prevent… Continue reading »

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Below is a testimonial from an Eat Smart, Move More, Prevent Diabetes participant: Eat Smart, Move More, Prevent Diabetes was absolutely the best health class I ever took.  By making relatively simple changes to my diet and lifestyle, I was able to lose 10% of my initial body weight over the course of the year.  Our instructor was just fantastic.  She was knowledgeable, supportive, and made the classes fun – they were the highlight of my week!  I continue to… Continue reading »

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