Aired: Sunday, March 8, 2015
Topic: No One Is Alone
Guest: “Lisa” (A listener who I met for the first time this evening)
“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 really sick. 104.8 fever. Blood sugar tested at 387.”
“I don’t have health insurance.”
Joining Bob Fisher on this episode of The Diabetes Show is C.R. Kannan, M.D. Dr. Kannan is presently Director of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Red Rock Medical Center in Las Vegas. He served as Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas from 2009-2013, with teaching and patient responsibilities. He was also Consultant in Endocrinology at Southwest Medical Associates from 2003-2010.
He has single-authored four (4) medical textbooks, and has served as an editor of the Year Book of Endocrinology for 15 years.
Joining Bob and Dr. Kannan on this episode is Chris Moore, making his third appearance on THE DIABETES SHOW. Chris is a noted health care professional and the founder of the ADEMS support group. Chris is also one of the co-hosts of the popular Diabetes Power Show podcasts.