Podcast Episode 56

More than 1 out of every 3 American adults has prediabetes, but 90% of these people don’t even know. Yikes! It may be you or someone you know. Anne Elizabeth, RD helps us celebrate National Diabetes Month by sharing essential info about diabetes.

PLUS: The Nutrition Challenge!

 

 

IN THIS EPISODE YOU’LL FIND OUT ABOUT:

What are Diabetes and Prediabetes?

  • How does blood sugar and insulin relate?

Prediabetes Statistics and Why is Diabetes So Prevalent?

  • 84 million Americans have prediabetes
  • Only 10% of people know that they are prediabetic

What are the signs and symptoms of diabetes?

  • Blood work, blood glucose, and the prediabetes range

What Can You Do to Prevent Diabetes and Prediabetes?

  • Sugars, refined sugar, and alternative sweets
  • Prebiotics, fiber, and blood sugar regulation
  • Refined carbs and other foods
  • Lifestyle factors and actions
  • Connecting with your doctor and blood tests
  • Diabetes prevention in the bedroom?

And, The Weekly Nutrition Challenge!

 


MENTIONED ON SHOW:

https://www.anneelizabethrd.com/podcast

“I’m a Registered Dietitian…Now What?” by Anne Elizabeth

https://www.instagram.com/anneelizabethrd/ 

https://twitter.com/AnneElizabethRD

CDC Website – Diabetes

American Heart Association – Diabetes

National Diabetes Month 2018 


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Mary Purdy, MS, RDN, dishes out easy-to-digest info, tips, and advice about nutrition & lifestyle, backed by over 10 years of clinical experience and a healthy sense of humor.

Join the weekly conversation! Episodes come out weekly. Subscribe and Review on Podcasts App (and  iTunes) ABOUT MARY Mary Purdy is a Registered Dietitian with a Masters in Clinical Nutrition from Bastyr University. Past experience:

  • Private practice (8 yrs)
  • Adjunct Professor at Bastyr University
  • Clinical Supervisor at Bastyr Center for Natural Health.

Mary currently works as a Registered Dietitian Coach at the Scientific Wellness company, Arivale. Mary takes an integrative/holistic approach to diet, health & wellness and believes that food is medicine!

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