Diabetes and heart disease are among the leading causes of death in the U.S. The Rush University Prevention Center helps you modify your lifestyle to decrease your risk of developing these and other diseases.
The center offers screening, prevention and treatment programs for a variety of conditions that raise your risk for heart disease and other serious health problems. These include the following:
The center's team believes in taking a multidisciplinary approach to helping you improve your health and well-being. The team includes experts in endocrinology, cardiovascular disease, behavioral health, nutrition and fitness. The center's multidisciplinary lifestyle program draws from Rush's extensive research in cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure and women's health.
Our goal is to promote wellness, help you change your body — and your mind — and renew your vitality by incorporating fitness and healthy eating habits into your daily life.