Diabetes Prevention Program
WHAT IS THE NATURALLY MADE LIFESTYLE DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM (DPP)?
Naturally Made Lifestyle DPP 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.
WHAT IS THE BENEFIT OF BEING PART OF NATURALLY MADE LIFESTYLE DPP?
You will work with Naturally Made Lifestyle’s own team of pharmacists and fitness nutrition specialists to learn the skills you need to make lasting changes to naturally improve your health and well-being. These changes include:
WHAT IS THE FORMAT OF THE PROGRAM?
Naturally Made Lifestyle groups meet for a year via telehealth —weekly for the first 6 months, then once or twice a month for the second 6 months to maintain healthy lifestyle changes. During each session your lifestyle coach will teach a variety of health and wellness topics including eating healthy, adding physical activity to your life, and solving problems that can get in the way of healthy changes.
DOES NATURALLY MADE LIFESTYLE DPP WORK?
Naturally Made Lifestyle DPP can help people with prediabetes cut their risk of developing type 2 diabetes in half. The Diabetes Prevention Program research study showed that making modest behavior changes helped participants lose 5 to 7 percent of their body weight. These lifestyle changes reduced the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 58 percent in people with prediabetes.
Find out if you are at risk for prediabetes. This this online risk quiz