One out of three American adults has prediabetes and most of them dont know it. Having prediabetes means that your blood glucose (sugar) level is highter than normal but not high enough to be diagnosed as diabetes. This raises your risk of Type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.
You may have prediabetes and be at risk for Type 2diabetes if:
With the UPC Diabetes Prevention Program you get:
The lifestyle changes you make during the UPC Diabetes Prevention Program wil help you prevent or delay Type 2 diabetes. Without weight loss or moderate physical activity, many people with prediabetes will develop Type 2 diabetes within three (3) years. Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition that can lead to health issues such as heart attack, stroke, blindness, kidney failure, or loss of toes, feet, or legs. If you have prediabetes or other risk factors for type 2 diabetes it's time to take charege of your health. Make a change - start today!
Universal Primary Care
135 North Union Street
Olean, NY 14760
Duration: Weekly group meetings for 16 weeks followed by monthly support sessions for 6 months
Cost: FREE - There is no cost if you complete the program
Cheri Stady (716) 701-6832
Wendy Eaton (716) 701-6849
Kim Kottwitz (716) 701-6813
UPC Main Phone (716) 375-7500