Botsford News Release
Novi, Mich. (June 28, 2012)---Botsford Hospital's Diabetes Prevention Project is a five-week, action-packed class. Registered dieticians at Botsford Diabetes and Nutrition Services in Novi will help you change your lifestyle by making the most out of your food choices, exercising and staying active, discovering your healthy lifestyle barriers, and having weekly goals and weigh-ins.
Cost: $20. July 9 to August 6. Mondays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Call 248-477-6100 to register. Space limited to 25. Botsford Diabetes and Nutrition Services, 39830 Grand River Ave., Novi.
How do you know if you are at risk for prediabetes? If you answer yes to two or more of these eight questions: 1. Are you 45 years of age or older? 2. Do you have a parent, brother or sister with diabetes? 3. Are you African-American, Hispanic, or Native American? 4. Are you overweight? 5. Do you get too little physical activity? 6. Do you have high blood pressure? 7. Do you have high cholesterol? 8. Did you have a baby that weighed 9 pounds or more at birth?
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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