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Pioneering the Future: Redefining Diabetes

High-impact discoveries at University of Utah Health are transforming how we think about the causes of diabetes and solutions to combat the disease. These advances could hardly come at a better time.…

From  Nathan Tanner on November 18th, 2020 121 plays 0  

Rising Costs Force Some with Diabetes to Sacrifice Basic Needs for Medicine

Millions of Americans with diabetes inject themselves with insulin every day, or multiple times a day, to manage their disease. While that’s hard enough the soaring price of the drug has made…

From  Nathan Tanner on August 12th, 2019 32 plays 0  

Controlling Your Diabetes

Even if you already have diabetes, it's not too late to make positive lifestyle changes that can impact your quality of life. On today's Health Minute, Dr. Steven Lofgran shares some…

From  Nathan Tanner on March 23rd, 2018 18 plays 0  

How Much Exercise is Enough to Prevent Diabetes?

If you are pre-diabetic, a regular weekly exercise routine can be an important and easy way to prevent diabetes. On today's Health Minute, endocrinologist Dr. Tim Graham talks about why as…

From  Nathan Tanner on December 25th, 2017 66 plays 0  

Indicators for Pre-Diabetes

There are often no physical symptoms for pre-diabetes, but having high cholesterol, obese with belly fat, or a family history of diabetes can all be indicators you are at risk. On today's Health…

From  Nathan Tanner on October 20th, 2017 35 plays 0  

Management of Gestational Diabetes (09.08.2017)

Join Dr. Brett Einerson in a Pregnancy Care ECHO presentation on Management of Gestational Diabetes from Friday, September 9, 2017.

From  Christina Choate on October 10th, 2017 15 plays 0  

Exercise is the Best Way to Control Diabetes

Regular exercise is a critical component to controlling diabetes, along with a healthy diet. On today's Health Minute, endocrinologist Dr. Tim Graham explains how exercise can help people with…

From  Nathan Tanner on September 29th, 2017 18 plays 0  

Running to Prevent Diabetes

"Basically any movement is great, as long as you're off that couch or away from the computer." Mark Hiatt, executive medical director for Regence BlueCross BlueShield, talks about some…

From  Nathan Tanner on August 29th, 2017 1 plays 0  

Health Minute: Cost of Diabetes

One out of every ten healthcare dollars is spent on diabetes. On today's Health Minute, diabetes care specialist Dr. Pamela Phares explains why diabetes is such a serious cost for the healthcare…

From  Nathan Tanner on August 18th, 2017 12 plays 0  

Health Minute: Continuous Glucose Monitoring for Diabetes

For people with diabetes, monitoring blood sugar levels have gotten easier with technologies that can monitor in real time. On today's Health Minute, Michelle Litchman, a nurse practitioner with…

From  Nathan Tanner on July 11th, 2017 14 plays 0  

You May Be Pre-Diabetic and Not Even Know it

The biggest health epidemic in the United States right now is pre-diabetes. Forty percent of Americans are pre-diabetic and don't even know it. On today's Health Minute, diabetes expert Dr.…

From  Nathan Tanner on July 11th, 2017 27 plays 0  

Online Peer Health for Managing Diabetes

Peer-based support groups have been successful for a multitude of conditions and afflictions. These communities provide support, advice, and experience to help with everything from addiction to…

From  Nathan Tanner on June 23rd, 2017 24 plays 0  

Smart Insulin

From  HSC Webmaster on January 26th, 2017 38 plays 0  

Buildup of “Toxic Fat” Metabolite Could Explain Why Some Thin People Are Prone to Diabetes

For years, scientists have known that someone who is thin could still end up with diabetes. Yet an obese person may be surprisingly healthy. Scott Summers, Ph.D., chair of nutrition and integrative…

From  Nathan Tanner on November 8th, 2016 93 plays 0  

My Child was Just Diagnosed With Type 1 Diabetes. Now What?

Every year, 13,000 children in the US are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, while more than 1 million kids and adults deal with it every day in our nation. There is no prevention for type 1 diabetes,…

From  Nathan Tanner on July 29th, 2016 245 plays 0  

Debunking Old Wives' Tales: 10 Myths About Diabetes

You’ve probably heard the old wives’ tale, “don’t let your child eat sugar, or they’ll get diabetes.” Is this true? Is it true that there is a cure for diabetes?…

From  Nathan Tanner on July 11th, 2016 39 plays 0