Welcome to Milestones DM2™ – a personalised weight-management programme for people with Type 2 diabetes – recommended by your healthcare professional to help you reach your goals.
Along with many others committed to taking control of their weight and therefore diabetes management, you are about to begin a journey with your healthcare professional to help you lose weight and improve your health.
What is Milestones DM2?
Milestones DM2 is a personalised weight-management programme for people with Type 2 diabetes using OPTIFAST®, a total diet replacement product that provides adequate amounts of all essential nutrients for the day. In addition, the programme offers patients advice and support from a dedicated dietitian.
The programme, built around total diet replacement for 8–12 weeks, is designed to help you lose weight, which is known to help with your diabetes management.
So how does it work? Split into three phases, Milestones DM2 utilises total diet replacement with OPTIFAST, along with frequent, remote communication, exercise and dietary advice via a mobile app or telephone calls; for those wanting to use the app, you will need a smartphone or tablet.