Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
Fitness Program - Diabetes
Diabetes Fitness Center
21 Grant Utley Ave, Cass Lake, MN, 56633
Distance: 1196 Miles
Program that promotes a healthy lifestyle, such as fitness and exercise classes that help people maintain physical fitness and good health.
The Diabetes Fitness Center provides a quality and creative approach to individual and community based exercise programming to ultimately control and prevent diabetes in the community.
People do not need to have Diabetes to use the fitness center. Those who have diabetes will have priority on any of the exercise machines.
* Orientation with fitness equipment
* Fitness assessments, personal exercise plans
* Personal training sessions
* Group exercise classes
* Seasonal bike/bicycle rentals/check-out
* Fitness challenges with incentives
* Annual memorial walk/run
* Monitor blood sugar pre/post exercise (if needed)
* Monitor blood pressure pre/post exercise (if needed)
* Help obtain medical clearance (if needed)
* Locker room with showers
* Pool use at Palace and Northern Lights Casinos
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- Native American Community
Open to all community members, with and without diabetes.
Medical Clearance - fitness staff will determine if person(s) need a medical clearance from their provider before fitness center use.
Free membership for Leech Lake Band Members, Federal Recognized Tribe Members, or Current Employees of: Indian Health Service (IHS), Minnesota Chippewa Tribe (MCT), Leech Lake Gaming Division, Tribal Police, and Leech Lake Tribal College, with proof of appropriate ID.
Those who do not qualify for a free membership can purchase daily, weekly, monthly, or yearly passes.
6:00am - 7:00pm, Monday - Thursday
6:00am - 6:00pm, Friday
9:00am - 12:00pm, Saturday
Leech Lake Reservation
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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LF-7200Physical Fitness Assessment Definition
Programs that conduct physical examinations of individuals to assess their strength, flexibility, endurance, muscle tone, reflexes, cardiovascular health and their general ability to carry out daily tasks with vigor and alertness, without undue fatigue, and with ample energy to enjoy leisure time pursuits and meet unforeseen emergencies. The assessment provides an overall profile of the individual's fitness and may include specific recommendations regarding areas for improvement and activities for remediation.
PL-6600.1800Exercise Classes/Groups Definition
Programs that offer a general program of exercise for people who are concerned about maintaining their physical fitness which may include walking, stretching and other similar activities.
PL-6600.5100Medically Monitored Physical Fitness Definition
Programs that enable people with a sedentary life style or health conditions such as high blood pressure, abnormal cholesterol levels, heart disease, lung disease, diabetes or obesity to safely participate in exercise routines that improve their flexibility, range of motion, cardiovascular and pulmonary efficiency and endurance, or their overall physical conditioning. Participants receive a thorough physical examination which is repeated periodically to measure progress; and their blood pressure, heart rate and rhythm, oxygen levels and blood glucose levels are monitored, as necessary, during exercise sessions to ensure safety. The exercise regimen progresses slowly and may include walking, treadmill, free weights, steps and other activities. The goal of monitored fitness programs is to encourage the continual development of a healthy lifestyle while assuring that there are no ill health effects along the way.
A disorder in which the pancreas produces too little insulin with the result that the body is unable to adequately metabolize sugar. Principal symptoms are elevated blood sugar, sugar in the urine, excessive urine production and increased food intake. Complications of diabetes if left untreated include low resistance to infections leading to a susceptibility to gangrene, cardiovascular and kidney disorders, disturbances in the electrolyte balance and eye disorders, some of which may lead to blindness.
YH-6000.6000Native American Community Definition
Individuals whose ethnic background and ancestry are that of the tribal, aboriginal peoples who originated in what is now the United States. Included are Native Americans who are living on or off reservations in rural and urban areas.
YW-8500Tribal Reservation Residents Definition
Individuals and families of Native American descent who have needs and interests in common based on living in areas recognized by the federal or a state government as being set aside for the use of Native Americans and governed by Native Americans.