Podcast Series

Know Diabetes by Heart™ Professional Education Podcast Series focuses on the link between cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D). The series will consist of relevant cutting-edge topics such as up-to-date standards of care, guidelines and their implications for T2D and CVD, and approaches to shared decision making — among other topics.


2022 Episode 8 – Life’s Essential 8™
Help patients with diabetes manage their risk for heart disease and stroke. Donald Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM, FAHA, FACC and Jane EB Reusch, MD, FAHA discuss the recent release of AHA’s Life’s Essential 8 which was expanded from Life’s Simple 7 to include healthy sleep for optimal cardiovascular health as well as other lifestyle factors included in Life’s Essential 8 and how health care professionals can use this checklist to help patients with diabetes manage their risk for heart disease and stroke.
2022 Episode 7 – Three Basic Targets
Diabetes is more than a blood sugar problem. Help your patients with type 2 diabetes understand their risk of cardiovascular disease and the importance of blood pressure, lipid, and glucose control in managing risk. Listen to Nathan Wong, PhD, MPH and Collette Knight, MD discuss ways for patients to know and understand their numbers in LDL cholesterol, triglycerides, blood pressure, A1C, and more.
2022 Episode 6 – Initiative Update
Listen to Eduardo Sanchez, MD, MPH, FAHA and Robert A. Gabbay, MD, PhD give an update on the Know Diabetes by Heart™ initiative from launch through 2021 including notable insights, key learnings and future outlook as well as empowering patients to be active members of their health care team.
From Ha Ha’s for Aha’s
In a new HAHA’s to A-ha’s podcast, radio personality Sybil Wilkes and stand-up comedian Chris Paulswap personal stories and health tips with Know Diabetes by Heart volunteers Kim Ketter and Anthony Wilson. Listen in to hear what health event took Chris Paul by surprise and what you can do to keep it from happening to you.
2021 Episode 5 – Diabetes and PAD: A Recipe for Amputation
Listen to Philip P. Goodney, MD, MS, Foluso A. Fakorede, MD and Peter A. Schneider, MD discuss the differences in preventive measures offered to patients with diabetes and peripheral artery disease (PAD) as well as better delivery of preventive measures to high-risk patients and high-risk regions in the United States.
2021 Episode 4 – Implementation of Guideline-Based Care in the Hospital Setting
Listen to Dr. Jennifer Green and Dr. Neha Pagidipati discuss the utilization of SGLT2i and GLP-1RA in the hospital setting in patients with indications for such therapy, as described in the 2021 ADA Standards of Medical Care and current AHA guidelines, including the recent ASA/AHA Recurrent Stroke prevention guidelines.
T2D & CKD
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Webinar Series
Know Diabetes by Heart™ Professional Education Webinar Series focuses on the link between cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D). The series will consist…
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DSMES Services
Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Services Diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) services provide the foundation to help people with diabetes navigate their treatment goals…
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