Afrezza’s Inhaled Insulin – One Solution to High Insulin Prices?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI have received many questions about insulin costs. The most common concern? The price of insulin and long-term affordability. In this episode, I interviewed Michael Castagna, Chief Executive Officer of MannKind, the makers of the inhaled insulin about their 4 dollar a day insulin program. What do you think … Continue reading Afrezza’s Inhaled Insulin – One Solution to High Insulin Prices?

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Text Messaging Can Help Those with Type 2 Diabetes Control Blood Sugar

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/DH-6-30-17-Podcast-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! A new study published in the online journal Diabetes Care reports that intervention text messages can help those with type 2 diabetes improve their blood sugar levels. The study looked at Hispanic patients who were classified as … Continue reading Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Text Messaging Can Help Those with Type 2 Diabetes Control Blood Sugar

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Fast Food Linked to Industrial Chemical Consumption

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/May-16_-2016_-2_35_31-AM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadData from federal nutrition surveys have found that people who ate fast food in the last 24 hours were found to have high levels of certain industrial chemicals within their bodies. These chemicals are known as phthalates, and they are used when making plastic materials more durable and flexible. … Continue reading Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Fast Food Linked to Industrial Chemical Consumption

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Lubiprostone Acts as Effective Constipation Treatment for Diabetes

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/DH-Feb-24_-2017_-8_50_55-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! A new study has found that lubiprostone is an effective and safe way to treat chronic constipation in diabetes. This medication can decrease colonic transit time and increase spontaneous bowel movements in people with diabetes and chronic … Continue reading Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Lubiprostone Acts as Effective Constipation Treatment for Diabetes

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Dietician Theorizes Hidden Risk Factors Could Affect Weight Gain

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Nov-19_-2015_-12_31_40-AM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! A study published in Obesity Research and Clinical Practice indicates that people in 2008 would have weighed 10% more than in 1971 despite an identical caloric intake. According to registered dietarian Leslie Black, this finding suggests that … Continue reading Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Dietician Theorizes Hidden Risk Factors Could Affect Weight Gain

Diabetes Health Podcast Interview With Dexcom’s CEO Kevin Sayer

Click here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the New Podcast! Dexcom- a company that has become synonymous with continuous glucose monitor systems for many diabetics, presented proof at the American Diabetes Association’s 77th Scientific confrence ,that CGM therapy helps both type 1 and type 2 people living with diabetes on multiple daily injections. … Continue reading Diabetes Health Podcast Interview With Dexcom’s CEO Kevin Sayer