Congratulations! You’ve unlocked steps to beginning your own type 2 transformation with an exclusive exercise program specially designed by personal trainer Dolvett Quince.a

Congratulations! You’ve unlocked steps to beginning your own type 2 transformation with an exclusive exercise program specially designed by personal trainer Dolvett Quince.a

UNLOCK D-FIT, the exclusive video series, to make exercise a part of your diabetes management plan.a

UNLOCK D-FIT, the exclusive video series, to make exercise a part of your diabetes management plan.a

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Dolvett designed this workout program to help people with type 2 diabetes ease into exercising. But before you start, be sure to speak with your health care provider and ask what your activity goals should be.

D-Fit: Beginner 

This is the starting point for the D-Fit program. This routine is designed to get you moving and motivated to start a workout routine. The movements in this routine focus on improving range of motion and building core muscle strength.

aTalk to your health care provider before starting or changing any exercise program or making changes to your diabetes management plan.

D-Fit: Intermediate 

Ready to take it up a notch? Check out the intermediate level of D-Fit. This routine is for people who have completed the beginner level and are looking for a bit more of a challenge.

D-Fit: Advanced 

Push your boundaries with the advanced level of the D-Fit program. This routine is for people who are confident in their ability to exercise and have completed the beginner and intermediate levels of the program.

Watch these videos and download these flash cards for even more helpful exercise tips from Dolvett.

Exercises to Get Moving ›
Follow along as Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, takes us through Get Moving, an introductory 10-minute workout routine. It includes simple exercises that wake up your body, get your heart rate going, improve range of motion, and get you ready for the D-Fit program. 

5 Steps to Get Moving at Home ›
Working out doesn’t mean you have to hit the gym. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shares 5 ways you can get moving in the comfort of your own home.

5 Steps to Get Moving Outside the Home ›
There are great ways to incorporate your favorite outdoor activities into your exercise routine. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shares 5 fun ways to jump-start your exercise journey outside your home or when you’re on the road.

5 Steps to Exercising Success ›
Take the work out of working out. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shows you 5 simple ways you can make the things you love a part of your exercise routine. 

My Type 2 Transformation

Episode 1: The Prescription
Billy and Jane embark on their journey to transform how they manage their type 2 diabetes by focusing on the key pillars of diabetes management: diet, exercise and medication as prescribed by their doctors. With the help of a team of experts, they begin to learn how they are going to make these important changes. Will Billy and Jane lower their A1C and make a meaningful change in their type 2 diabetes management?

You can use D-Fit from the comfort of your home! Find Dolvett’s exclusive workout videos tailored for people of all fitness levels—including those who aren’t sure where to start—along with other resources like diabetes-friendly recipes from chef Franklin and Marlene’s guide to mindfulness, all available on this website.a

Watch 2 Ozempic® patients, Billy Gardell and Jane Austin, as they learn to transform how they manage their type 2 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes can affect anyone. Even a celebrity like Billy Gardell. This funnyman knows that managing his diabetes is no laughing matter. That’s why Billy has committed himself to taking Ozempic® as prescribed by his doctor and working with personal trainer Dolvett Quince, chef Franklin Becker, Board Certified Life Coach Marlene Boas, and Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) Laleh Mohajeranib to transform how he looks at diet and exercise. Joining him on his journey is Jane Austin, a nonprofit program director from Philadelphia who also has type 2 diabetes and is just as fired up about taking charge of her diabetes management.  

bLaleh Mohajerani is a Novo Nordisk employee.

Episode 1: The Prescription 

Billy and Jane embark on their journey to transform how they manage their type 2 diabetes by focusing on the key pillars of diabetes management: diet, exercise and medication as prescribed by their doctors. With the help of a team of experts, they begin to learn how they are going to make these important changes. Will Billy and Jane lower their A1C and make a meaningful change in their type 2 diabetes management?

You can use D-Fit from the comfort of your home! Find Dolvett’s exclusive workout videos tailored for people of all fitness levels—including those who aren’t sure where to start—along with other resources like diabetes-friendly recipes from chef Franklin and Marlene’s guide to mindfulness, all available on this website.a

Episode 2: Supermarket Swaps

Billy and Jane meet with Franklin, a celebrity chef living with type 2 diabetes, who inspires them to think differently about a diabetes-friendly diet. Billy meets Marlene, a life coach, to talk about the ups and downs of managing type 2 diabetes. Can Billy and Jane take Franklin’s advice to take their diabetes-friendly diets from bland to fab? Will Marlene help Billy find the motivation he needs to change some life-long behaviors?

Check out delicious diabetes-friendly recipes and food shopping tips from Franklin, advice from Marlene and Dolvett’s exclusive D-Fit workouts, all available on this website.a

Episode 3: Sticking With Fitness

Dolvett, a celebrity fitness expert, shows Billy and Jane how exercise does not have to be intimidating as part of a type 2 diabetes management plan, along with diet and medication as prescribed by their doctors. Whether in the gym or on the go—he inspires them to get moving. After being on the road for a gig in Atlantic City, Billy checks in with Marlene again to chat about some setbacks—will he be able to get back on track?

Marlene had tools for Billy—and you can use them too! Find Marlene’s tips for addressing setbacks and more, along with Dolvett’s exclusive D-Fit workouts, all available on this website.a

Episode 4: Staying Mindful

Billy visits New York City. Follow along as he navigates food choices in the Big Apple. Meanwhile, we see Jane at work in her hometown and watch as she prepares for her birthday with family and friends. Will they see through all these temptations and make diabetes-friendly choices?

Our experts know all about temptations, just like the ones Billy and Jane faced. Check out the resources throughout this website from Franklin, Marlene and Dolvett to learn how to manage temptations yourself. Sign up for D-Fit and let Dolvett help you stay motivated!a

Episode 5: Hard Work Pays Off

It’s all come down to this—the grand finale! After a few surprises, watch the big reveal of Billy and Jane’s results after five months of hard work learning how to transform the way they manage their type 2 diabetes through diet, exercise and medication as prescribed by their doctors. Did they meet their A1C goals? Will they be able to manage this for the long-haul?

It’s your turn—are you ready to make a type 2 transformation with the help of our experts? Were you inspired by Billy and Jane? Check out resources on this website from Franklin, Marlene and Dolvett to learn how to transform how you manage your type 2 diabetes. Make sure you sign up for D-Fit and keep moving!a

Get exclusive access to an exercise program specially designed by Dolvett Quince

Personal trainer to the stars Dolvett has worked with a wide range of clients—including people living with type 2 diabetes. He believes everyone can get in shape and become more confident in their ability to exercise. And now, Dolvett can be your personal trainer, too. Along with the makers of Ozempic®, Dolvett has created D-Fit, a custom 3-part exercise program specifically designed for people with type 2 diabetes. So now you can learn ways to transform how you manage your type 2 diabetes as you watch Billy and Jane learn how to manage theirs. Always speak with your health care provider before starting or changing any exercise program and ask what your activity goals should be.

D-Fit: Beginner 

This is the starting point for the D-Fit program. This routine is designed to get you moving and motivated to start a workout routine. The movements in this routine focus on improving range of motion and building core muscle strength.

D-Fit: Intermediate 

Ready to take it up a notch? Check out the intermediate level of D-Fit. This routine is for people who have completed the beginner level and are looking for a bit more of a challenge.

D-Fit: Advanced 

Push your boundaries with the advanced level of the D-Fit program. This routine is for people who are confident in their ability to exercise and have completed the beginner and intermediate levels of the program.

aTalk to your health care provider before starting or changing any exercise program or making changes to your diabetes management plan.

Watch these videos and download these flash cards for even more helpful exercise tips from Dolvett.

Exercises to Get Moving ›
Follow along as Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, takes us through Get Moving, an introductory 10-minute workout routine. It includes simple exercises that wake up your body, get your heart rate going, improve range of motion, and get you ready for the D-Fit program. 

5 Steps to Get Moving at Home ›
Working out doesn’t mean you have to hit the gym. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shares 5 ways you can get moving in the comfort of your own home.

5 Steps to Get Moving Outside the Home ›
There are great ways to incorporate your favorite outdoor activities into your exercise routine. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shares 5 fun ways to jump-start your exercise journey outside your home or when you’re on the road.

5 Steps to Exercising Success ›
Take the work out of working out. Dolvett Quince, celebrity trainer, shows you 5 simple ways you can make the things you love a part of your exercise routine. 

Learn delicious recipes for people with type 2 diabetes from Chef Franklin Becker

When top chef, author, and restauranteur Franklin Becker was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes,c he adapted his cooking style to help him manage his condition without sacrificing taste. Now he shows you how to cook delicious, diabetes-friendly meals that you can easily make at home. Franklin is partnering with the makers of Ozempic® to prove that eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring. He can’t wait to get cooking with Billy, Jane, and you! Be sure to talk to your health care provider about what your nutrition goals should be.

cFranklin Becker does not take Ozempic®.

5 Steps to Dining Out

It can be tough to stick to your meal plan when dining out. But there are some simple things you can do to stick to it. Celebrity chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, shares his 5 tips to keeping dining out diabetes friendly.

5 Steps to Meal Planning

A type 2 diabetes diet doesn’t have to be bland. Watch celebrity chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, as he shares his 5 steps to meal planning and cooking delicious and nutritious diabetes-friendly foods for the week. 

5 Steps to Food Shopping

Having the right ingredients in your kitchen is essential to creating delicious, diabetes-friendly dishes. Chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, shares 5 steps on how to make smart choices in your local grocery store. 

Download these flash cards for even more great tips from Franklin for eating healthy.

Learn delicious recipes for people with type 2 diabetes from Chef Franklin Becker

When top chef, author, and restauranteur Franklin Becker was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes,c he adapted his cooking style to help him manage his condition without sacrificing taste. Now he shows you how to cook delicious, diabetes-friendly meals that you can easily make at home. Franklin is partnering with the makers of Ozempic® to prove that eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring. He can’t wait to get cooking with Billy, Jane, and you! Be sure to talk to your health care provider about what your nutrition goals should be.

cFranklin Becker does not take Ozempic®.

5 Steps to Dining Out

It can be tough to stick to your meal plan when dining out. But there are some simple things you can do to stick to it. Celebrity chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, shares his 5 tips to keeping dining out diabetes friendly.

5 Steps to Meal Planning

A type 2 diabetes diet doesn’t have to be bland. Watch celebrity chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, as he shares his 5 steps to meal planning and cooking delicious and nutritious diabetes-friendly foods for the week. 

5 Steps to Food Shopping

Having the right ingredients in your kitchen is essential to creating delicious, diabetes-friendly dishes. Chef Franklin Becker, who is living with type 2 diabetes, shares 5 steps on how to make smart choices in your local grocery store. 

Download these flash cards for even more great tips from Franklin for eating healthy.

Meet Certified Life Coach Marlene Boas

Marlene has a PhD in psychology and is nationally board certified as a life coach. She has spent her career helping people set and achieve goals and deal with setbacks. And now she’s ready to inspire, motivate, and energize Billy, Jane, and you as you all work on transforming how you manage your type 2 diabetes. Please talk to your health care provider if you are having trouble managing your diabetes.

5 Steps to Help Set You Up for Success

Starting a type 2 diabetes management plan can feel overwhelming. Watch Marlene Boas, a life coach with a PhD in psychology, as she shares her 5 steps to help you set yourself up for success. 

5 Steps to Overcoming Setbacks

Don’t let a setback get you off course. Watch Marlene Boas, a life coach with a PhD in psychology, share her 5 steps to help you overcome setbacks and get back on track with managing your type 2 diabetes.

To get the most out of Marlene's videos, download these flash cards.

Meet Certified Life Coach Marlene Boas

Marlene has a PhD in psychology and is nationally board certified as a life coach. She has spent her career helping people set and achieve goals and deal with setbacks. And now she’s ready to inspire, motivate, and energize Billy, Jane, and you as you all work on transforming how you manage your type 2 diabetes. Please talk to your health care provider if you are having trouble managing your diabetes.

5 Steps to Help Set You Up for Success

Starting a type 2 diabetes management plan can feel overwhelming. Watch Marlene Boas, a life coach with a PhD in psychology, as she shares her 5 steps to help you set yourself up for success. 

5 Steps to Overcoming Setbacks

Don’t let a setback get you off course. Watch Marlene Boas, a life coach with a PhD in psychology, share her 5 steps to help you overcome setbacks and get back on track with managing your type 2 diabetes.

To get the most out of Marlene's videos, download these flash cards.

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