Category Archives: Nutrition

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Americans Show Support for Farm-to-School Programs

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When it comes to bringing food from local farms into school cafeterias, Americans overwhelmingly support the idea. Almost 90% of people surveyed indicated that …

Vitamin Deficiencies in People With Diabetes: the Supplements You Need

As an orthopedic surgeon, I have many patients with diabetes who tell me, “I can’t have surgery because I won’t heal.” That is certainly not the case, however.  Diabetes does affect the small blood vessels and the function of immune …

A New Kind of Pharmacist

Ross Valley Pharmacy, tucked away inside a larger building of clinics, is not a big place, but it’s very very busy. Its owner, Paul Lofholm, PharmD, has a vision of the pharmacist’s role that goes far beyond simply putting pills …