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The Diabetes Show Ep 012

Aired: Sunday, May 10, 2015 Topic: Dedicated to our Mothers on Mother’s Day Guest: Chris Moore, Co-Founder of the Adult Diabetes Education and Management Support Group (ADEMS) and Co-Host of the DiabetesPowerShow podcasts. Nuggets: “The best Mother’s Day gift you can give is to ask your mother to schedule a check-up and to be tested […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 011

ENCORE PRESENTATION Aired: Sunday, May 3, 2015 Topic: Diabetes and Stroke Guest: Sharon Sanchez, Stroke Coordinator and Cardiovascular Educator, Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center Nuggets: “Our body is a fantastic, fascinating machine!” (On Sharon approaching her 40th year as an RN) “Jerry Tarkanian’s five year old grandson had a stroke!” (More frequently than you think) […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 010

Aired: Sunday, April 26, 2015 Topic: Diabetes and Stroke Guest: Sharon Sanchez, Stroke Coordinator and Cardiovascular Educator, Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center Nuggets: “Our body is a fantastic, fascinating machine!” (On Sharon approaching her 40th year as an RN) “Jerry Tarkanian’s five year old grandson had a stroke!” (More frequently than you think) “WARNING SIGNS: […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 009

Aired: Sunday, April 19, 2015 Topic: Diabetes and Medications Guests: Jim Tran, Clinical Pharmacy Manager and Evelyn Chu, Pharmacy Manager at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center. Nuggets: “Barb Dempsey: My son, who is fighting Leukemia, has a mission to warn all young men to go to a doctor.” “Always carry a list of your current […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 008

Aired: Sunday, April 12, 2015 Topic: Foot Care Education Guests: Dr. Minh H. Nguyen, Medical Director of the Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center; with his Nurse Manager, VeShawna Brown. Nuggets: “ABC’s of Foot Protection: A – Target of 6.5 — Hemoglobin A1c three month test B – Blood Pressure […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 007

Aired: Sunday, April 5, 2015 Topic: My Personal Journey Guest: Bob Fisher, Producer and Host of the Nevada Diabetes Show. Nuggets: “When my Mother was a teenager, at 49 years of age, my Grandfather died of complications from Diabetes. As a family — we never, discussed Diabetes. Ever!” “I was thirsty all the time.” “I […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 006

Aired: Sunday, March 29, 2015 Topic: New Technology, Camps, Education and Resources Guest: Sarah Gleich, Executive Director of the Nevada Diabetes Association and the California Diabetes Association Nuggets: “Empowerment: The Continuous Glucose Monitor and the Insulin Pump.” “50-100 kids attend each Teen Support Group every month!” “The average monthly cost for a family with a […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 005

Aired: Sunday, March 22, 2015 Topic: Heart Disease and Diabetes: Thoughtful Guidance Early Heart Attack Care Guest: Carol Duggan, RN BSN, Director of the Intermediate Care Unit at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and their Cardiovascular Coordinator. From the Diabetes Treatment Center Desert Springs Hospital: Nuggets: “65% of those who have Diabetes will either die […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 004

Aired: Sunday, March 15, 2015 Topic: The Tsunami of Diabetes – Disease of Nutrition Guests: Chris Moore, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse at Red Rock Medical Center; Co-Founder of ADEMS and Co-Host of the DiabetesPowerShow podcasts; and Dr. C.R. (Chuck) Kannan, Director of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Red Rock Medical Center in Las Vegas. He served […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 003

Aired: Sunday, March 8, 2015 Topic: No One Is Alone Guest: “Lisa” (A listener who I met for the first time this evening) Nuggets: “Didn’t know it ran in my family. Father: I had it as a kid. I am going blind and I have had both legs amputated. Get checked for Diabetes.” “I got […]

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