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Chronic Disease


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A goal of the Health Planning Council is to educate the community about good chronic disease management.

National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP) is a CDC recognized program specifically for adults who are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. NDPP is a full year lifestyle change program. The program is currently in the pilot phase in Tompkins County.

For more information about Asthma related programs in Tompkins County, please visit the link provided on the left.

The Health Planning Council (HPC) works to improve the health of Tompkins County residents. For more information about chronic disease programs, or to learn how to get involved, contact Sue Olmstead, solmstead@hsctc.org, or Beverly Chin, bchin@hsctc.org.