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Clinical Linkages

Healthcare providers are critical partners in bringing information about healthy eating and active living to their patients and community. This page highlights established and emerging initiatives dedicated to supporting these connections.


June 2014 Food Fit Philly Coalition Meeting: “Healthy Food and Physical Activity in Health Care”

The Diabetes Prevention Program:

For individuals at-risk for Type 2 Diabetes, the Diabetes Prevention Program has been shown to reduce the onset of diabetes by 58 percent. Goals include weight loss and physical activity in a peer-support setting.


Find Out More

For more information, visit Food Fit Phillly or call 311.