TweetCincinnati, OH (PRWEB) June 8, 2011
, America’s largest website for weight loss and one of the most active lifestyles and healthy food sites, is pleased to announce the launch of the Spark * D diabetes management program, a free, comprehensive resource for people with diabetes and their physicians.
The program includes:
?? Easy to use ETFs for food, calories and carbohydrates
?? A tracker of blood glucose with printable reports that program participants can share with their physician and / or diabetes educator
?? A weekly newsletter diabetes management and more diabetes-specific tips and articles
?? Support of the community online in the most active and dynamic health-based social networking Web
A recent study by United Health Care found that over half of all Americans will have diabetes or pre -diabetes in 2020.
“With the prevalence of diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions and projections of further rapid growth, we firmly believe that Americans and others around the world need access to convenient, high quality management resources Free diabetes, which is the Spark * D is the platform, “said Chris Downie, founder and CEO of SparkPeople, which was called” The Facebook of dieting “and” The online program that works ” by Fortune magazine and Good Housekeeping, respectively, in 2010. “One member summed up the extremely positive reaction to the beta when she writes:” Thanks for me and my endocrinologist. Things were much easier on us. “We hope and expect that will prove true for hundreds of thousands of users of this program and the many doctors who recommend their patients already SparkPeople.”
Based in Cincinnati, SparkPeople.com is a multi-media and technology, with a network of health, fitness and food leading websites and mobile applications. Its mission is to encourage millions of people achieve their goals. SparkPeople is owned by its employees, with a minority investor outside, AOL founder Steve Case. With over ten million members in over 100 countries, websites SparkPeople, which are free to join, including SparkPeople.com, BabyFit.com, dailySpark.com, and SparkSavings.com SparkTeens.com. SparkPeople provides free mobile applications for food and fitness, and healthy recipes for the iPhone, iPhone, Android and Blackberry platforms. In May 2011, attracted a record 7.7 million SparkPeople unique visitors in 2011 and has added over 250,000 new members through its Web sites and mobile applications. SparkPeople founder and CEO Chris Downie’s book, the spark was a bestseller in the New York Times in January 2010 and was published in paperback in December 2010. The Cookbook SparkPeople, love your food, lose weight by the World Master Chef Meg Galvin will be published by Hay House in October 2011
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