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Diabetes Prevention Program

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For Individuals Who Are Pre-Diabetic

The Diabetes Prevention Program is intended for individuals who are pre-diabetic. The program, offering over 25 sessions, is held in a classroom setting by a trained lifestyle coach.

The lifestyle coach will facilitate a small group of participants in learning about:

  • Healthy eating habits
  • Physical activity
  • Other behavior changes 

The year-long program consists of 16 weekly sessions for the first 6 months followed by 2 sessions per month in the second 6 months.

Program Goals

The goals of the Diabetes Prevention Program are: 

  • Lose 5% - 7% of your body weight

  • Gradually increase your physical activity to 150 minutes per week

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Philadelphia Diabetes Prevention Collaborative

Philadelphia Diabetes Prevention Collaborative

In 2019, Temple joined local organizations to support education of Type 2 diabetes prevention. Our program is part of the larger collaborative in Philadelphia to help patients change their behavior to prevent diabetes. PDPC is working together to enroll patients into programs. Call our enrollment line at 215-707-7247.