A CDC-recognized diabetes prevention lifestyle change program can help you build healthy new habits that last a lifetime.
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Year-long CDC Lifestyle-Change Program
A CDC-recognized diabetes prevention lifestyle change program can help you build healthy new habits that last a lifetime. When you join a lifestyle change program, you'll learn, laugh, share stories, try new things, and build new habits—all while lowering your risk of type 2 diabetes and improving your health. The curriculum is offered on-line with the assistance of a lifestyle coach.
If you are pre-diabetic and want to learn how to reverse course to a healthy lifestyle, this is a perfect plan for you. The program is weekly for the first 6 months and monthly for the last 6 months.
Not sure if you’re prediabetic? ...
Don’t worry, most people don’t. We help you find out and learn more.
Feel free to check out the CDC website at https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/people-at-risk.html
- Consultation for enrollment to the CDC lifestyle change program. We will help you learn more about the year-long proven CDC curriculum facilitated by Meridian Medical Associates in Oxon Hill, Maryland.
- Lifestyle Coach- Users of the HALT program are assigned their own Lifestyle Coach to help support them in their journey.
- Engaging Curriculum
- National DPP video and lesson plan curriculum included.
- Options- Users may participate in the program through their smart phone or computer.
- Graph- Easy Tracking. Users easily journal their food and activity through the app or website.
About Meridian Medical Associates, LLC.
Founded in 2016, Meridian strives to treat pain and obesity through primary care. One-Third of Americans have a pain problem and one-third are also obese. Meridian Medical Associates of Oxon HIll seeks to treat both problems through problems through primary care. We strive to improve your quality of life by taking lifestyle modification seriously. At Meridian Medical, we have an in-house board-certified Anesthesiologist to manage pain, perform procedures and manage substance abuse. Chronic back pain? Diabetic pain? Spinal problems? Meridian offers a patient centered approach to pain management by Dr. Benjamin L Krepps, board certified anesthesiologist and osteopath. Dr. Krepps takes a holistic approach to your problem ranging from medical management to acupuncture to trigger point injections. Dr. Krepps can perform steroid injections, nerve blocks or even place a spinal cord stimulator. Is you pain related to your weight? Meridian has medically supervised weight loss and a year-long CDC approved Lifestyle-Change Program. Key components of the program include: -CDC-approved curriculum with lessons, handouts, and other resources to help you make healthy changes. -A lifestyle coach, specially trained to lead the program, to help you learn new skills, encourage you to set and meet goals, and keep you motivated. The coach will also facilitate discussions and help make the program fun and engaging. -A support group of people with similar goals and challenges.Together, you can share ideas, celebrate successes, and work to overcome obstacles. In some programs, the participants stay in touch with each other during the week. It may be easier to make changes when you’re working as a group than doing it on your own. Through primary care, Meridian leads the industry when it comes to helping people reach their health-related goals. Regardless of your background, we provide compassionate care to empower growth, encourage compliance and health maintenance. We care for both acute illnesses and chronic conditions, as well as provide preventive care, cardiac risk assessment, weight loss programs, pain management and health screenings. Meridian is a member of the American Academy of Home Care Medicine. We can and will provide primary care in the comfort of your home with our visiting doctor service. Meridian can send a health provider to your home for a physical exam, evaluation and refill of your medications and more… At Meridian Medical, we believe in making you the focus. We have a formula that helps that you achieve health and wellness. We provide the latest in care for our patients, offer a wide variety of on site procedures / testing and have an on site laboratory for patient convenience. We thank you for the trust you have put in us by choosing us as your healthcare provider. We are committed to providing you and your loved ones with the best possible care. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. 5620 Saint Barnabas Road #360 Oxon Hill, MD 20745. Located near the National Harbor! Appointments call 240 766-4552