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Diabetes Prevention Prog (Eng ONLY)

You will receive an informational package with release forms that must be signed and returned to the Holy Cross Health Diabetes Coordinator before participation in the class will be confirmed. This 22-week lifestyle modification program offers nutritional guidance, exercise sessions and support to help prevent or delay diabetes onset. You may be eligible to attend if your body mass index (BMI) is 24 or higher (22 if Asian), a blood test within the last year indicated pre-diabetes or have a history of gestational diabetes. Registration is handled by the Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinator. Participation in the class is free to qualified participants. Upcoming classes are: The next Diabetes Prevention Programs start on Sept. 16 (evening class at Holy Cross Germantown Hospital), on Sept. 17 (day class at Holy Cross Senior Source), or on Sept. 26 (Saturday class at Holy Cross Germantown Hospital). Call Sarah Nwosu to register or for additional information: (301) 557-1231

Facility Date Time Fee Registration
Holy Cross Germantown Hospital Wednesdays 7:00 PM-9:00 PM $0.00 To register, call: (301) 557-1231
Holy Cross Germantown Hospital Saturdays 9:00 AM-11:00 AM $0.00 To register, call: (301) 557-1231
Holy Cross Hospital Senior Source Thursdays 11:00 AM-1:00 PM $0.00 To register, call: (301) 557-1231


If you are interested in this class/event, you may also be interested in:

Senior Health
Senior Health Evaluations/Assessments
Senior Exercise
Senior Safety
Senior Interests