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Course for People Living with Diabetes and Pre-diabetes Begins Sept. 19

NORTHAMPTON — If you have been recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, the Step Up Program can help.

Through structured exercise, nutrition and meal planning, behavioral support, and medication management, the Step Up program helps participants gain and maintain healthy lifestyles. The next series of classes begin Monday, Sept. 19. Sessions are held weekly at 5:30 p.m. at 22 Atwood Dr., Northampton, second floor, at the Cooley Dickinson Medical Group Diabetes Center.

Program participants are given tools and resources to help them manage their health for life-long success. If you are 18 years or older, have type 2 diabetes, or are pre-diabetic and interested in Step Up, call (413) 586-1601 for more information or to register.

Space is limited. The cost of the program is $150 for one 12-week session, plus nine monthly follow-up meetings once the session is complete. For more information, click here.