Diabetes Prevention Class

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center

These 12-month-long classes are designed to help participants lose weight and gain confidence, establish healthy eating habits and identify healthy physical activities. To qualify for the program, contact your health care provider or the Montana Diabetes Prevention Program: 1-844-684-5848. Once qualified, call 406-883-5484 to reserve your place.

According to the Montana Department of Health and Human Services, about 65,000 Montana adults aged 18 and older reported having diagnosed diabetes in 2016.

“Change can be tough—especially when you don’t know where to begin," explains Wanda King, diabetes coordinator at St. Joseph Medical Center. "our diabetes prevention program is a 12-month commitment that offers an opportunity to help establish lifestyle changes in a fun group-based environment.”

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