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Stepping Up to Health


Stepping Up To Health is an Internet-based walking program combined with an enhanced pedometer to promote walking in people with chronic diseases. This study expands the current bank of behavioral messages within the intervention to include messages for people with type 2 diabetes.


To add tailored type 2 diabetes management messages to the web-based Stepping Up to Health walking intervention.


Thirty-five adults age 50 or older who have type 2 diabetes. Participants are recruited using flyers, advertisements in local newspapers, clinic-based recruitment and listing on the University of Michigan Engage web site.

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