Diabetes Outreach teams up to offer ‘Better Choices, Better Health’ interactive program | News, Sports, Jobs


MARQUETTE — Since COVID-19 started, are you having trouble taking care of yourself? Have you gained weight, found yourself frequently eating junk food and sitting in front of the TV or computer? This can be harmful if you have diabetes, kidney disease, heart problems, a physical disability or other lifelong condition.

The National Kidney Foundation of Michigan and the U.P. Diabetes Outreach Network are working together to offer “Better Choices, Better Health,” an online, interactive program that guides you to positive health behaviors for free. You will join a small group of people experiencing similar struggles and trying to create their best life with an ongoing health condition.

The program provides a supportive environment for people who are facing health challenges and trying to make changes. Together, participants find ways to overcome obstacles and celebrate their successes.

New BCBH groups are starting every week. Enrollment is ongoing

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