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As the number of Americans living with diabetes continues to rise, staying up to date on the latest diabetes research is more essential than ever to help patients achieve glucose control. With Diabetes Discourse, you’ll hear from diabetes and endocrinology experts on emerging research, diagnostic and treatment strategies, and various elements that impact a patient’s disease course, including risk factors, vitamin and mineral supplementation, physical activity, and kidney disease.
Because when it comes to diabetes, glucose control is just the beginning.

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As the number of Americans living with diabetes continues to rise, staying up to date on the latest diabetes research is more essential than ever to help patients achieve glucose control. With Diabetes Discourse, you’ll hear from diabetes and endocrinology experts on emerging research, diagnostic and treatment strategies, and various elements that impact a patient’s disease course, including risk factors, vitamin and mineral supplementation, physical activity, and kidney disease.
Because when it comes to diabetes, glucose control is just the beginning.

    Investigating the Link Between Type 2 Diabetes & Obesity

    Investigating the Link Between Type 2 Diabetes & Obesity

    Host: Carol Wysham, MD

    Guest: Kristen Nadeau, MD, MS


    Is there a link between type 2 diabetes and obesity? Dr. Carol Wysham joins Dr. Kristen Nadeau, a Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, to review her research on type 2 diabetes and what it could mean for our patients.

    A Look at the Link: Exploring the Relationship Between Severe Hypoglycemia & Cardiovascular Risk in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

    A Look at the Link: Exploring the Relationship Between Severe Hypoglycemia & Cardiovascular Risk in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

    Guest: Carol Wysham, MD


    ReachMD host Dr. Carol Wysham discusses what we currently know about hypoglycemia and cardiovascular disease, how to identify patients at risk for severe hypoglycemia, and the strategies and approaches to mitigate risk of hypoglycemia.

    Best Practices for Administering Prescription Strength Capsaicin for Painful DPN of the Feet

    Best Practices for Administering Prescription Strength Capsaicin for Painful DPN of the Feet

    Guest: David M. Simpson, MD

    Guest: Jon T. Gertken, MD

    Guest: Stephanie Simon, NP


    Find the full Prescribing Information here.
    There are multiple ways to incorporate the use of Qutenza, a topical treatment for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet, into practice. Tune in to hear Dr. David M. Simpson, Dr. Jon T. Gertken, and Ms. Stephanie Simon share their best practices for administering Qutenza as well as the management of painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet.
    QUTENZA® is a registered trademark of Averitas Pharma, Inc.
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    M-QZA-US-01-21-0065 June 2021

    Taking a New Approach to Treat Type 1 Diabetes

    Taking a New Approach to Treat Type 1 Diabetes

    Host: John E. Anderson, MD

    Guest: Raghu Mirmira, MD,PhD


    When treating type 1 diabetes, should we be focusing on disease prevention rather than reversal? Dr. John Anderson takes a look at prevention tactics for type 1 diabetes progression with Dr. Raghu Mirmira, a Professor of Medicine and the Director of the Translational Research Center at the University of Chicago.

    Improving Diabetes Care with Technology: A Look at Continuous Glucose Monitors

    Improving Diabetes Care with Technology: A Look at Continuous Glucose Monitors

    Host: Carol Wysham, MD

    Guest: Irl Hirsch, MD, MACP


    How is technology like continuous glucose monitors impacting the way we care for patients with diabetes, especially amid the COVID-19 pandemic? To learn more about the technological advancements in diabetes care, Dr. Carol Wysham speaks with Dr. Irl Hirsch, a Professor in Diabetes Treatment and Teaching Chair at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington.

    Discovering the Discordance Between Measured A1Cs & GMIs

    Discovering the Discordance Between Measured A1Cs & GMIs

    Host: Carol Wysham, MD

    Guest: Irl Hirsch, MD, MACP


    Why was there so much discordance between some patients’ GMI and their measured A1C? That’s the exact question Dr. Irl Hirsch from the University of Washington School of Medicine asked and explored in a paper he recently co-authored. And now Dr. Hirsch is here to share his findings.

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