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Healthy Moments Radio Broadcast

Healthy Moments is an annual series of weekly radio episodes sponsored by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Healthy Moments features Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers, the Director of NIDDK, a renowned researcher on the area of sickle cell anemia.

Each week Dr. Rodgers offers tips on how to prevent and control diseases that are important to the community and NIDDK’s mission.

To hear tips on how to stay healthy, tune in to Healthy Moments on Radio One’s​ Stations:
On occasion, you can hear Healthy Moments on-air, nationwide, on the Tom Joyner Morning Show and the Yolanda Adams Morning Show.

You can also listen to Dr. Rodgers' Healthy Moments episodes and get transcripts here. ​​​​​​​​​​

Diabetes Education and Support

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Nov 16, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that diabetes education should be ongoing, not just at diagnosis. View Transcript & Related Information

How is Depression Treated in People Who Have Diabetes?

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Nov 9, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners with diabetes that if they have depression, treatment can improve quality of life. View Transcript & Related Information

Are Diabetes and Depression Linked?

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Nov 2, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers shares that depression and diabetes may be linked, and discusses symptoms of depression. View Transcript & Related Information

Living with Arthritis

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Oct 26, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Katz joins Dr. Rodgers to tell listeners with arthritis that there are things they can do to feel better. View Transcript & Related Information

Types of Arthritis:

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Oct 19, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Katz joins Dr. Rodgers to talk about osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. View Transcript & Related Information

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