What Can We Do About the Diabetes Heart Health Connection?
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What Can We Do About the Diabetes Heart Health Connection?

DR. RODGERS: Women with diabetes can lower their chances of heart attack or stroke by managing their blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol, and not smoking. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. Barbra Streisand, legendary director, singer, actress, producer and co-founder of the […]

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Why WAIT | Diabetes Weight Loss Program
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Why WAIT | Diabetes Weight Loss Program

so what’s unique about the weight programs here at Joslin, both Why WAIT and YOU-Turn is they’re expressly designed to meet the unique needs of patients with type two diabetes who struggle with both weight and blood glucose goals and so i think the whole treatment philosophy with our team is summed up in the […]

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NDEP Preventing Type 2 Diabetes
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NDEP Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

There’s several things to find out about your health history in terms of Type 2 Diabetes. The first is, is there a history of Type 2 Diabetes in the family? Is there anyone in the family who has Type 2 Diabetes now? Are there people in the family who have been told they’re at high-risk […]

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The Lasting Impact of Gestational Diabetes
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The Lasting Impact of Gestational Diabetes

[music playing] My main motivation when I found out I had gestational diabetes was to stay healthy for my family, for my son. My family has experienced type 2 diabetes. My mother had gestational diabetes and she was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes after she had my sisters. She actually didn’t even know that she […]

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NDEP – Healthy Eating with Diabetes
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NDEP – Healthy Eating with Diabetes

For people living with diabetes and for those trying to prevent Type 2 Diabetes healthy eating is important for controlling blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol. It’s also really critical for losing and maintaining a healthy weight. When you have diabetes, your family members can eat the same food that you’re eating and benefit from […]

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Family Reunion – NDEP Diabetes PSA
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Family Reunion – NDEP Diabetes PSA

This is my family. That’s my mom and dad. And my brother. And that’s me, future hall of famer. That’s Grandpa, he’s my best friend. Grandpa’s got diabetes, but he’s got it under control. I keep my blood sugar close to normal. That means I watch what I eat and walk every day. I always […]

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