Feb 10 2020

Taking Care of Your Heart Says “I Love You” On Valentine’s Day

By |2020-02-10T18:22:49-06:00February 10th, 2020|

This Valentine’s Day, many will say “I love you” with flowers, candy, or a fancy evening out. But there’s another way you can say I love you – by making your health and your heart a priority. Show your family how much you love them by protecting your health and your heart now so you [...]

Nov 07 2019

Cynthia Took Control of Her Health and You Can Too!

By |2019-11-12T11:21:31-06:00November 7th, 2019|

Cynthia Johnson didn’t always make health a priority. “I was overweight, making all the wrong choices,” she says. “I knew I should be doing something, but I wasn’t motivated to do so.” Then she visited her doctor and found out she had prediabetes, a condition that affects 1 in 3 American adults. Prediabetes means [...]

Mar 26 2019

What’s Your Why for Better Health?

By |2019-03-26T13:48:29-05:00March 26th, 2019|

The inside jokes with a favorite cousin, the memories with a best friend, the family gatherings – these are some of the best reasons to live a long, healthy life. This Diabetes Alert Day® on March 26, The Wellness Coalition and the Black Women’s Health Imperative are encouraging African Americans to take the prediabetes risk [...]

Feb 07 2018

New Class Series and Personal Coaching to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Starting Soon

By |2018-02-26T10:32:57-06:00February 7th, 2018|

The Wellness Coalition is helping people in Montgomery, Macon, Lowndes, Elmore, and Autauga counties change their lives by joining an evidence-based diabetes prevention program, Change Your Lifestyle. Change Your Life. (CYL2). CYL2 allows participants to work with trained lifestyle coaches to develop and self-monitor individualized health and wellness plans at no cost to them. “CYL2 [...]