In celebration of Healthy Vision Month in May, the Focus on Diabetes™ initiative is launching The Next Step Eye Health Challenge to raise awareness of diabetes-related eye disease and the steps people can take to maintain better eye health. My guest is Dr. Robert Gabbay, the Chief Scientific and Medical Officer for the American Diabetes Association (ADA).
Many people living with diabetes struggle to afford their insulin. In response to this problem, Lilly has launched a nationwide grassroots campaign called Insulin Affordability:Learn. Act. Share. Beginning Jan. 2021, people enrolled in participating Medicare Part D plans, those with commercial insurance or uninsured, can access Lilly insulin for $35 per monthly prescription. Wade Neucks, Director of the Patient Affordability Solutions Team at Lilly Diabetes is my guest.
Dr. Jay Shubrook, is a board certified Family Physician and a Fellowship Trained Diabetologist.He provides clinical care at Solano County Family Health Services and NorthBay Diabetes and Endocrine Center and Director of Clinical Research and Diabetes Services, Touro University California, College of Osteopathic Medicine. We talk about COVID, diabetes and testing.
Contracting and treating COVID-19 can be worrisome for people with diabetes, with this in mind, Eli Lilly and Company and Beyond Type 1, a diabetes advocacy group, are working to ensure that people living with diabetes are prepared to manage their condition throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. My guests are Andy Vicari, Senior Director & U.S. Brand Leader, Insulins, Eli Lilly and Company and Dr. Anne Peters, Beyond Type 1 Science Advisory Committee.
Cardiologist Dr. Daniel Bensimhon and his patient, Chris Rice talk about the symptoms of heart failure and treatment options for patients.
Dr. George Grunburger, has information about the impact that Type 1 Diabetes has on patient’s lives and recent advances to help them manage glucose levels.
If you are paying cash for your prescriptions, the CEO of Inside Rx, Leslie Achter has information about how you could get discounts on more than one hundred prescription brand name medications and thousands of generic drugs.
Then a peek at Kia Motors America’s largest and most refined SUV – the all-new 2020 Telluride and their collaboration with fashion designer Brandon Maxwell.
CHAIRMAN OF THE INSTITUTE FOR FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE AND FOUNDER AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE ULTRAWELLNESS CENTER AND AUTHOR: THE BLOOD SUGAR SOLUTION
This week on TALK! with AUDREY: One in two Americans suffers from diabesity, the condition of metabolic imbalance and disease that ranges from mild blood sugar imbalance to full-blown diabetes. Diabesity is the underlying cause that drives most chronic illness in the 21st century, including heart disease, stroke, dementia, and cancer, and the numbers of sick people keep growing. One in three children born today will have diabetes. We are now raising the first generation of Americans to live sicker and die younger than their parents. In The Blood Sugar Solution, Dr. Mark Hyman, Chairman of the Institute for Functional Medicine and founder and medical director of The UltraWellness Center, reveals the secret to losing weight and preventing diabesity.
AWARD-WINNING GOSPEL SINGER AND HEALTH ADVOCATE ENCOURAGES AFRICAN AMERICANS WITH DIABETES TO “TAKE CHARGE” OF THEIR ORAL HEALTH
This week on TALK! with AUDREY: November is American Diabetes Month. A recent survey about oral health reveals a lack of awareness about the various health issues associated with diabetes. In support of American Diabetes Month®, Colgate Total® has partnered with health and wellness advocate, multi-GRAMMY® award-winning Gospel Artist YOLANDA ADAMS, to educate African Americans about the possible connection between diabetes and gum disease and to empower them to help take charge of their diabetes.FacebookTwitterGoogle-plus