Welcome to the We Can Prevent Diabetes Minnesota Website. We Can Prevent Diabetes Minnesota is a study that tests the effect of incentives on weight loss and attendance in the Diabetes Prevention Program. This study is for individuals enrolled in Medical Assistance, PMAP or MinnesotaCare who are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Please explore this website to learn more about We Can Prevent Diabetes Minnesota and see how you can get involved.

News & Announcements

Pre-Diabetes, What Can We Do About It?

For background on diabetes prevention and what you can do in a clinical setting, listen to the Oct 2, 2013 MDH Sponsored Webinar Screen, Counsel, Refer and Follow-up for Diabetes and Prediabetes presented by J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD, PhD, FACE and Teresa Pearson, MS, RN, CDE, FAADE (available on the ICSI site here: https://www.icsi.org/education__services/other_education_offerings/past_event_materials/). View power point presentation now 10.08MB PowerPoint 2010 If you would like to read the script of the presentation, download it here. 17.55Mb PDF

Provider’s Prediabetes Tool Kit

Visit the newly updated MN Dept of Health’s I CAN Prevent Diabetes Prediabetes Health Providers Tool Kit to see the updated Minnesota Prediabetes Screening and Treatment Algorithm, new CDC tools for providers and patients to promote the National Diabetes Prevention Program, and Where to Find a NDPP Group in Minnesota, and current Minnesota factsheets about the impact of diabetes and prediabetes in our state.


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