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Coaching for Life: New Diabetic Prevention Program a Game Changer at BIFMC

Dec 6, 2022 Comments Off on Coaching for Life: New Diabetic Prevention Program a Game Changer at BIFMC
June 15 @ 10:18 pm

Margaret Peck, HPEB MPH and volunteer coach at BIFMC, leads the National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP), which has proven to be effective in reducing the incidence of Type 2 diabetes among high risk individuals. Having served as a fitness nutrition coach helping athletes to achieve their health and fitness goals…

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Am I at Risk for Diabetes? Ask a Nutritionist.

Mar 6, 2019 Comments Off on Am I at Risk for Diabetes? Ask a Nutritionist.
June 15 @ 10:18 pm

Joanne M. Gallivan, M.S., R.D.N. is a registered Dietitian Nutritionist and volunteer at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Prior to joining the Clinic, she served as the Director of the National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP). Did you know that one in three Americans are at high risk for developing type…

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8 Telltale Signs of Pre-Diabetes

Nov 30, 2017 Comments Off on 8 Telltale Signs of Pre-Diabetes
June 15 @ 10:18 pm

Diabetes refers to a range of diseases that result from glucose imbalance – determined by how your body processes sugar. High levels of glucose in your blood can have serious and lasting effects on your health, whether you have Pre-diabetes or develop Type 2 diabetes. Pre-diabetes may be reversed if…

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