Diabetes - Videos

Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome

Heart disease and diabetes are responsible for thousands of deaths every year. Our video discusses how obesity leads to diabetes.

Reactive Hypoglycemia or Low Blood Sugar

Dr. Martin D. Fried explains how kids may have hypoglycemia and which snacks could be used to treat hypoglycemia. Martin D. Fried MD Fellowships: Hospital For Sick Kids, Toronto - Pediatric Nutrtion & Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Med Ctr, NY - Pediatric Gastroenterology

Managing Diabetes on a Budget

Do you experience fatigue, dry eyes or frequent urination? These symptoms could signal diabetes. If you or someone you love is diagnosed with diabetes, E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork and CVS pharmacist Usheema Thomas explain how to manage the condition on a budget.

Acanthosis Nigricans and Obesity-Related Diabetes

Dr. Martin D. Fried explains what is Acanthosis Nigricans and how that relates to diabetes. Martin D. Fried MD Fellowships: Hospital For Sick Kids, Toronto - Pediatric Nutrtion and Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Med Ctr, NY - Pediatric Gastroenterology

Man with Gastric Bypass Nearly Dies in Rikers

Michael Isolda went from 460 lbs. to nearly 160 lbs. after having gastric bypass surgery, and he nearly died in Rikers Island when corrections officers wouldn't give him enough time to eat leading to emergency surgery when his stomach separated from his intestine.

How to Handle Diabetes When You're Eating Out

Figuring out restaurant menus can be tricky when you have diabetes. Learn how to order the right foods, in the right portion sizes, so you can eat out without the guilt.

How to Handle Diabetes When You're in Public

You don't have to skip parties just because you have diabetes. Learn how to navigate high-calorie party foods without ruining your diet.

The Advantage of Yoga and Tai Chi to Cope with Diabetes

In this edition of EmpowHER's "HER Health Minute", Michelle King Robson, the voice of women's health, shares a tip about how doing yoga can help women living with diabetes.

The Latest Advances in Diabetes Care

If you or someone you love are among the 26 million Americans living with diabetes, take heart.

Monitoring Pre-Diabetes

CVS pharmacist Usheema Thomas and E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explain the importance of monitoring pre-diabetes to prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes.

S.T.A.N.D. For Diabetes

Tony award-winning actor and S.T.A.N.D. advocate Ben Vereen was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2007 after experiencing dry mouth, fatigue, and frequent urination. He joins The Doctors to share his story and show how your best diabetes advocate is yourself.

Bionic Pancreas Trial Technology

Boston University professor Edward Damiano, Ph.D. explains how the artificial pancreas trial was performed and when at-home models of the device could be available.

Ben Vereen Helps Elaine Live with Diabetes

Tony award-winning actor and S.T.A.N.D. advocate Ben Vereen pays a surprise visit to Elaine, who was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes two years ago.

Controlling Your Diabetic Symptoms

At 7 months old, Phil Sutherland was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and according to doctors, his health would deteriorate by the age of 25. Phil, now 29, joins The Doctors to share his inspiring story, and recounts how he took his health into his own hands in his book, Not Dead Yet.

How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy

Diabetes could be damaging your teeth and gums. Find out how to avoid tooth decay and infections.

How to Keep Feet Healthy

Nerve damage caused by diabetes can lead to serious foot problems. Learn how to protect your feet.

Managing Diabetes in Older Adults

Barbara Resnick shows you some simple ways to manage your diabetes

Diabetes Gadgets to Help Diabetics

A pain-free blood test a pen that remembers your insulin doses and a cell phone that monitors your blood sugar levels. These high-tech devices take a lot of the pain and hassle out of diabetes care.

How Farm Animals Help Save Limbs from Amputation

An unlikely source is helping heal severe wounds. How farm animals could help save your limbs.

Diabetes Devices That Help Make Insulin Injections Easier

Caring for a child with diabetes can be challenging. Here are some tips on using devices that can help make getting injections easier.

How to Do a Self Examination of Your Moles

Dermatologist Dr. Tess Mauricio demonstrates how to decipher and assess your moles and track potentially dangerous skin changes over a period of time.
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