Dr. Norma Goodwin, Founder and President of Health Power for Minorities, interviews Dr. Ty Gluckman, cardiologist and Medical Director for Clinical Transformation at Providence Heart and Vascular Institute in Portland, Oregon. They discuss “Diabetes Alert Day”, which occurs on the fourth Tuesday in every March.
This year, people with type 2 diabetes are encouraged to focus on the increased risk of heart disease – the leading cause of death for people with type 2 diabetes. They are urged to join in the national “For Your Sweetheart” movement. Helpful resources for the movement are provided.