Diabetes prevention and knowing your risk

You can now do some 9Health preventive screenings at a Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Center, including one for hemoglobin A1C to access your risk for diabetes.

We talked with 9Health Expert, Dr. Payal Kohli, and the YMCA of Metro Denver about why prevention is vital right now.

The YMCA offers a Diabetes Prevention Program. Once you know your risk of diabetes or are diagnosed with it, you can sign up for the YMCA’s program. Click or tap here for more information.

Click or tap here to sign up for the screenings you’d like, however you’d like to do them.

9Health also has free online health assessments. Easily find out where you stand and figure out if you need additional intervention or lifestyle changes.

9Health:365 is a 501c-3 community non-profit with a mission to raise health awareness and provide people with the tools they need to take responsibility for their health, through affordable preventive health screenings, evidence-based health education, and eTools. Learn more: www.9health365.org.