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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. ​​​​​​​​​​

What is Lupus and Who Gets It?

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Oct 5, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Stephen Katz joins Dr. Rodgers to tell listeners about lupus and the signs of lupus. View Transcript & Related Information

Clinical Trials Offer Hope

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Sep 28, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers discusses how clinical trials offer hope for people with type 2 diabetes and shares information about the GRADE study. View Transcript & Related Information

Types of Clinical Trials

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Sep 21, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers educates listeners about a few types of clinical trials. View Transcript & Related Information

Using the Web to Find Health Information

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Sep 14, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners how to find accurate health information online. View Transcript & Related Information

Help Us Find Tomorrow’s Cure Today

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Sep 7, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers shares that African Americans are often underrepresented in medical research, but that there are many opportunities to get involved. View Transcript & Related Information

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