According to the CDC, more than 34 million people in the United States have diabetes, and 1 in 5 of them don’t know they have it! So what do we know about diabetes? What is the relationship that insulin resistance has to it?
My guest is Dr. Gina Pritchard. You may recognize her from previous episodes because she is extremely knowledgeable and has a great passion for women’s health! Dr. Gina specializes in the PREVENTION of cardiac disease as one of the nation’s leading specialists in the prevention of heart attack, stroke, type 2 diabetes and dementia. On this podcast we focus on Diabetes and Insulin Resistance. Join us as we discuss the myths, what to watch for and lab tests you should be getting to be informed and able to discuss with your healthcare provider.
Here are some of the things we talked about:
- Diabetic Myths
- Insulin Resistance and Weight Loss
- What to watch for
- Lab Tests You Need To Take
- Inflammation and Aging
- Lifestyle Basics
About the Guest:
Gina Pritchard DNP is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, specializing in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment. She is the owner of The PREVENT Clinic and is the Clinical Program Director for the Bale Doneen Method. She is one of the nation’s leading specialists in prevention of heart attack, stroke, type 2 diabetes and dementia. Dr. Pritchard, states, “We currently have the science and technology to reverse aging and live vibrantly to our last breath. How do you begin? Start by ensuring you have had all the best tests, looking into your own biology to ensure you are protected from chronic disease. Then you will be armed with the information you need to take powerful steps to optimize your own health and improve your daily performance.” The knowledge, techniques, and treatments are readily available to live life free from the #1 killers – heart attack and stroke.
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