Category Archives: America’s Diabetes Show

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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The Diabetes Show Ep 002

Aired: Sunday, March 1, 2015 Topic: Diabetes 101 Guests: Joyce Molaskovitz RN, Director of the Diabetes Treatment Center at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and Chris Moore, Co-Founder of the Adult Diabetes Education and Management Support Group (ADEMS) and Co-Host of the DiabetesPowerShow podcasts. Nuggets: “The Pandemic of Diabetes: The Silent Killer.” “Diabesity — Fast […]

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The Diabetes Show Ep 001

Aired: Sunday, February 22, 2015 Topic: The Family Impact of Juvenile Diabetes; Nevada Diabetes Legislation; and Community Resources. Guests: Lori and Ryan La Barbera, JDRF; Former Nevada Assemblyman Dario Herrera; Rita Schmidt, Outpatient Coordinator for the Diabetes Treatment Center at Desert Springs Hospital; and Lynn Wexler, Southern Nevada Development Director of the Nevada Diabetes Association. […]

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