Get Real – NDEP Diabetes PSA

You don’t have to knock yourself out to prevent diabetes. Get real! If you have a family history of diabetes, are over 45 and overweight, you can prevent diabetes. Lose 5-7% of your body weight, get 30 minutes of physical activity five days a week and eat healthy. Take the first step. Talk to your…

Take Control of Your Blood Pressure

[MUSIC IN] DR. RODGERS: High blood pressure makes the heart work harder and over time can lead to serious health problems, like kidney disease, heart disease, and stroke. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. If you have high blood pressure, having a…

How do sensors play a role in health?

DR. RODGERS: Sensor technology is improving health care from heart rate monitors to automatic faucets in hospital bathrooms. Have you ever thought of how sensors are improving your health every day? Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases at NIH. My colleague, Dr. Roderic Pettigrew, former…

Is Cheese Good For Diabetes?

Hello, I’m Ty Mason from TheDiabetesCouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I’m going to answer the question, is cheese good for diabetes. But before we get into that, make sure you download my free diabetes management book which also includes a diabetes grocery shopping guide (foods to eat and avoid) by…

Are Pumpkin Seeds Good For Diabetes?

Hello, I’m Ty Mason from TheDiabetesCouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I’m going to answer the question, are pumpkin seeds good for diabetes. But before we get into that, make sure you download my free diabetes management book which also includes a diabetes grocery shopping guide (foods to eat and avoid)…

How to Treat Diabetes

“How to Treat Diabetes” Okay, so we now know how to prevent diabetes; how do we treat it? Well, there are lots of different drugs for diabetics that lower their blood sugars, but often at the expense of increased risk of heart failure, heart attacks, and bone fractures. There has to be a better way….

Is Rice Good For Diabetes

Hello, I’m Ty Mason from TheDiabetesCouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I’m going to answer the question, is rice good for diabetes. But before we get into that, make sure you download my free diabetes management book which also includes a diabetes grocery shopping guide (foods to eat and avoid) by…