November is National Diabetes Month! The theme for 2013 was: Diabetes is a Family Affair.
"Diabetes is a challenging disease that affects the entire family in many ways."
National Diabetes Month is a great opportunity to raise awareness about preventing type 2 diabetes. It's also a great time to let your community know about your lifestyle change program, promote the success of your program so far, or enroll new participants in your program. Below are some tools and materials that you can use to help raise awareness:
Several of these materials are helpful for raising awareness of type 2 diabetes and enrolling participants in your program any time of the year, so be sure to check them out!
Question for Lifestyle Coaches: What have you done to raise awareness about preventing type 2diabetes or about your program? Let us know by leaving a comment below!
October 14, 2014
Encourage your participants to know their blood pressure numbers!
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