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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.​​​​​​​​​​


Older Americans Preventing Diabetes

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May 23, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers provides tips for preventing or delaying diabetes in older Americans. View Transcript & Related Information

Alzheimer's Disease: You Can Make a Difference by Participating in Research

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May 16, 2016 | Download Audio

Did you know that whether you have a memory problem, family history of Alzheimer's disease, or no memory problems at all, you may be able to take part in research studies? Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Hodes explain. View Transcript & Related Information

Caregiving and Alzheimer's Disease

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May 9, 2016 | Download Audio

Advice for caretakers of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease from Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Hodes. View Transcript & Related Information

Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Need to Know

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May 2, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Hodes, director of the National Institute on Aging, joins Dr. Rodgers to talk about Alzheimer’s disease. View Transcript & Related Information

What Is Celiac Disease? Symptoms

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Apr 25, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers notes that more than 2 million Americans have celiac disease and talks about some of the symptoms. View Transcript & Related Information

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