Martha Jefferson Healthwise -- June 17th

Jun 18, 2009

Over 50 million Americans have a condition known as pre-diabetes – health issues that if left untreated can eventually lead to Type II Diabetes. But research shows that taking proactive steps to manage blood glucose can delay or prevent pre-diabetes from ever developing.

Joining us for Martha Jefferson Healthwise is diabetes educator Barbara Martin, with information on pre-diabetes and how to maintain good health.

Barbara explains the pre-diabetes condition and how it is detected. She also shares information about the symptoms of pre-diabetes and who should get tested. Lastly, she describes the treatment options available for those who are diagnosed with pre-diabetes.

Follow the link at the top of the page to watch the full interview.

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