Diabetes Discourse

Diabetes Discourse

Episodes

  • Screening, Diagnosis and Early Treatment for Diabetes and Pregnancy

    Apr 28, 2014 | 15 min
    Hosted by: Steven Edelman Guest: Lois Jovanovic Universal guidelines in screening, diagnosis and early treatment for diabetes and pregnancy are presenting opportunities for the physician and patient to better manage their diabetes and the health of the newborn babies. What are the standards and what is the clinical relevance? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, chief scientific officer of the Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, Dr. Lois Jovanovic, as they discuss the need to screen all pregnant women for diabetes.
  • Can A Whole Grain Diet Help Manage Diabetes?

    Mar 24, 2014 | 14 min
    Hosted by: Janice Baker Guest: Lorena Drago Whole grains have the potential to lower cholesterol as well as help manage blood glucose levels. What is the advantage of a whole grain diet in the management of diabetes? Join guest host registered dietitian Janice Baker and her guest, certified diabetes educator Lorena Drago, as they discuss the myths and facts of a whole grain diet in the management of diabetes.
  • Overcoming the Challenges of Diabetes: Talking With an 'Amazing Race' Winner

    Dec 18, 2013 | 15 min
    The management of diabetes is an ongoing challenge for both the healthcare provider and patient in terms of balancing insulin regimens, glucose monitoring, diet and exercise. How does the diabetes educator help to "win the race" for a patient with diabetes? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, interventional pain management physician and winner of the Amazing Race, Dr. Natalie Strand, as they discuss the integral role of the diabetes educator in the management of diabetes.
  • Screening, Diagnosis and Early Treatment for Diabetes and Pregnancy

    Dec 18, 2013 | 15 min
    Universal guidelines in screening, diagnosis and early treatment for diabetes and pregnancy are presenting opportunities for the physician and patient to better manage their diabetes and the health of the newborn babies. What are the standards and what is the clinical relevance? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, chief scientific officer of the Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, Dr. Lois Jovanovic, as they discuss the need to screen all pregnant women for diabetes.
  • The Impact of Race and Ethnicity on Insulin Regimens

    Dec 12, 2013 | 15 min
    The relationship of insulin regimens to race and ethnicity is a new and growing area of research to better understand and provide clinical care at a personalized level. What are significant differences and approaches to these patients' diabetes management? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, professor of internal medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Jaime Davidson, as they discuss the need for more clinical trials to better understand the differences of race and ethnicity on the efficacy and safety of commonly-used insulin regimens.
  • Can A Whole Grain Diet Help Manage Diabetes?

    Sep 23, 2013 | 14 min
    Whole grains have the potential to lower cholesterol as well as help manage blood glucose levels. What is the advantage of a whole grain diet in the management of diabetes? Join guest host registered dietitian Janice Baker and her guest, certified diabetes educator Lorena Drago, as they discuss the myths and facts of a whole grain diet in the management of diabetes.
  • Physiologic Fundamentals of Impaired Glucose Metabolism

    Sep 9, 2013 | 17 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: Robert A. Rizza What are the sources of glucose in the body? Is diabetes a pancreatic disease or a hepatic disease? What is the importance of glucose toxicity in Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes patients? To answer these questions and many more, join our host Dr. Farhad Zangenh in a discussion with Dr. Robert Rizza, an authority in the regulation of carbohydrate metabolism in humans, and the Executive Dean for Research at Mayo Clinic. Download the podcast and listen in!
  • Diabetes Health Care Disparities in the African American Community

    Jul 15, 2013 | 18 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: James R. Gavin, III Host Dr Farhad Zangeneh welcomes James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD, clinical professor of medicine at Emory University School of Medicine and at the Indiana University School of Medicine.  Together they will explore the trends in the growth of diabetes in African Americans, the policies needed to address these problems, and the some of the barriers that prevent better outcomes in diabetes care for African Americans and other high-risk minorities. James R. Gavin III, MD AND PHD, clinical professor of medicine at Emory University School of Medicine and at the Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Gavin serves as CEO and Chief Medical Officer...
  • Postprandial Blood Glucose: Diabetes Control & Complications

    Jul 8, 2013 | 17 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: Paul Jellinger In diabetes management, clinicians typically measure glycemic control with fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and premeal glucose measurements, and HbA1c.  And, the goals for each of these measurements have been established based on the results of many clinical trials. However, the majority of patients with diabetes fail to achieve these glycemic goals. Elevated postprandial glucose (PPG) concentrations may contribute to suboptimal glycemic control. Host Dr Farhad Zangeneh is joined by Dr. Paul Jellinger who will address the issue of postprandial glucose and its complications. Paul S. Jellinger, MD and Master of the American College of Endocrinology...
  • Updates in the Classification & Diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes

    Jun 17, 2013 | 1 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: Kathleen "Kittie" Wyne Host Dr. Farhad Zangeneh welcomes Dr. Kathleen "Kittie" Wyne from the The Methodist Hospital Research Institute (TMHRI) in Houston where she also coordinates their clinical research program in The Diabetes Research Center. Dr. Wyne discusses the changing classification of diabetes and pre-diabetes and how and when we should make the diagnosis. She also discusses the criteria for both diabetes and pre-diabetes and the tools available for clinicians.
  • Attaining the Best Glucose Control Safely

    May 13, 2013 | 1 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: George Grunberger Host Dr. Farhad Zangeneh welcomes Dr. George Grunberger on a discussion on how to attain the best glucose control for our patients and how to do it safely. The discussion stems from altering lifestyle changes for our patients, addressing how to set individualized targets for our patients and identifying whats the best course of action. Dr. George Grunberger, founder and chairman of the Grunberger Diabetes Institute in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. He is Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Medicine & Genetics at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. Dr. Grunberger has published well over 100 original peer-revi...
  • Anti-inflammatory, Anti-atherogenic and Cardioprotective Effects of Insulin

    Apr 22, 2013 | 1 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: Paresh Dandona Host Dr. Farhad Zangeneh welcomes Paresh Dandona MD, PhD, Professor and Chief of Endocrinology in the Department of Medicine at the University of Buffalo. His Specialty and Research Focus are in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. He is also the Founder & Medical Director of the Diabetes-Endocrinology Center of Western New York. In this program, Dr. Dandona will be discussing insulin induced cardioprotection, inflammatory and oxidative stress in acute myocardial infarction. He will also review hyperglycemia and cardiotoxicity in acute myocardial infarction. Please take a listen!  
  • Growing Concerns of Diabetes and Various Cancers

    Apr 15, 2013 | 18 min
    Hosted by: Farhad Zangeneh Guest: Yehuda Handelsman Dr Farhad Zangeneh is joined by Dr. Yehuda Handelsman, Medical Director at the Metabolic Institute of America; President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; and, Chair & Program Director, "Annual World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & CVD". Dr. Handelsman will discuss the recent growing concerns between diabetes, anti-diabetes agents, and the increased prevalence of various cancers. Currently available data are limited, controversial, and confusing. The AACE and health care providers believe that this is a critically important area that needs further clarification.
  • Do Women With Diabetes Have a Greater Risk of Cardiovascular Disease?

    Mar 18, 2013 | 1 min
    Hosted by: Steven Edelman Guest: Jennifer Green What is known about the relationship between glucose control and cardiovascular disease in diabetes? The recent Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) trial provides some interesting results on the relationship between type 2 diabetes and silent myocardial infarction. Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, assistant professor of medicine in the division of endocrinology, metabolism and nutrition at Duke University, Dr. Jennifer Green, as they discuss the role of glycemic control to cardiovascular disease in both sexes.
  • New Experimental Treatments for Diabetic Wounds

    Sep 10, 2012 | 16 min
    Experimental approaches, including the suppression of certain immune cells to speed difficult wounds, may lead healthcare professionals to advances in the treatment of diabetic wounds. What are the therapeutic strategies and implications for our patients with diabetes? Join guest host Dr. Timothy Bailey and his guest, director of research at the Burn and Shock Trauma Institute at Loyola University Medical Center, Dr. Elizabeth Kovacs, as they discuss the latest research in suppressing certain immune cells to speed healing of slow-to-heal wounds.
  • Optimizing Athletic Performance in Type 1 Diabetes

    Aug 27, 2012 | 15 min
    Patients living with type 1 diabetes who are involved in athletics present particular challenges to approaching to their management, medication regimen and nutrition. How can healthcare professionals help their type 1 athletes optimize their performance and manage their diabetes? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, director of research at TeamType1, Dr. Juan Frias, as they discuss restrictions, research, monitoring and adjusting insulin therapy for endurance type 1 athletes.
  • The Key to Successful Adherence to Diabetes Drug Regimens

    Aug 13, 2012 | 15 min
    Medication adherence is one of the most challenging aspects of managing patients with diabetes. The majority of diabetes patients taking more than one oral agent do not adhere to their prescribed regimens. What is the key to successful adherence to drug regimens in patients living with diabetes? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, associate professor of clinical pharmacy at UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. Candis Morello, as they discuss results from a recent study on medication adherence for patients living with diabetes.
  • Immune Interventions for Type 1 Diabetes

    Apr 16, 2012 | 15 min
    Can immune intervention stop the disease process of type 1 diabetes? Join host Dr. Steven Edelman and his guest, professor of medicine, pediatrics and psychology at the University of Miami, Dr. Jay Skyler, as they discuss the diagnosis, screening, testing and current immunotherapy research for the prevention and intervention of type 1 diabetes.
  • What Do Young Doctors Know About Diabetes Management?

    Nov 21, 2011 | 16 min
    A new study suggests newly trained physicians may not be adequately prepared to treat patients with diabetes. Host Dr. Steven Edelman, talks with Dr. Stephen Ponder, pediatric endocrinologist at Texas A&M, with 27 years of professional experience in the management of children with diabetes, about the implications for the next generation of patients and Dr. Ponder's recommendations for a mentoring system to provide additional training to young physicians.

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