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November 2, 2015

  • Book: “A Roadmap to Better Health”  |   Video
    • A new book by Arizona State University and Mayo Clinic health experts outlines focuses on behavior to improve the health of citizens of this country. The authors of “A Roadmap to Better Health” say that chronic conditions such as heart disease and type-2 diabetes result mostly from behaviors and lifestyle choices in diet and exercise. Dr. Denis Cortese, director of ASU's Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program, and Robert Smoldt, CEO Emeritus of the Mayo Clinic, will tell us more about their book.

June 11, 2015

  • Diabetes-Alzheimer’s Link  |   Video
    • A Barrow Neurological Institute researcher says diabetes may be contributing to the increasing numbers of Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Elliott Mufson, director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Laboratory at Barrow, will discuss his warning.

May 22, 2014

  • Intelliwound  |   Video
    • Every 20 seconds, a diabetes patient undergoes a limb amputation. We’ll show you how a new start-up company called “Intelliwound” is using tracking technology to combat diabetic complications before they become severe.

November 21, 2011

  • Controlling Diabetes  |   Video
    • Tim Vaske, head of the Bureau of Tobacco and Chronic Disease for the Arizona Department of Health Services, talks about the incidence and impact of diabetes in Arizona and programs that help control the disease.

November 9, 2011

  • AZ Senator-Elect Jerry Lewis  |   Video
    • It appears as if State Senate President Russell Pearce lost his recall election. Victorious challenger Jerry Lewis discusses his win.

August 21, 2007

  • Health Special
    • On Tuesdays, HORIZON brings you stories on a variety of health topics. Tonight, we look at smoking, nutrition, diabetes and allergies.

July 26, 2007

  • Health Epidemics? Obesity
    • As more Americans become obese, more are diagnosed with the diseases that follow. Osteopath Dr. Art Mollen talks about obesity and the conditions to which its linked, including diabetes, heart problems and high blood pressure.

March 27, 2007

  • Diabetes Expo
    • An upcoming educational event open to both medical professionals and the public will focus on diabetes, cardiovascular disease, nutrition and healthy lifestyles choices. More than 100 exhibitors will present the latest information on medications, medical devices, products, health plans, technology and samples; and theyll conduct free health screenings. Expo attendees can also hear featured keynote speakers on a variety of diabetes-related topics throughout the day.

July 11, 2005

  • Native-American Diabetes
    • Find out what the San Carlos Apache Reservation is doing to prevent and treat diabetes, an epidemic within the Native-American community.

May 16, 2005

  • Diabetes epidemic
    • A global epidemic of diabetes is forcing a hard look at lifestyles. We'll visit an Arizona community that has battled that disease.

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