How do Diabetes Medications Work in the Body?

Your doctor has told you that you need to take diabetes medication, but how exactly do different medications work to control your blood sugar? A medication like metformin works on your liver, this pill keeps your liver from releasing too much glucose. Other medications like glipizide, which you also take as a pill, help your…

Type 2 Diabetes Pathophysiology (Step-By-Step)

Hey there, friend! In this video, I’m going to break down the pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes for you, step-by-step, so you don’t need to stress about it any more for nursing school. You will finally understand it after this video. So write LOVE in the comments below and hit the like button to let…

Preventing or Delaying Type 2 Diabetes

[MUSIC IN] Can Type 2 diabetes be prevented or delayed for those at high risk? The answer is yes. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, bringing you Healthy Moments from the NIH. I’m the Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. The Diabetes Prevention Program, or DPP, a landmark study funded…