Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden, presented by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Diabetes is an epidemic that is sweeping our country, and sadly it’s not just affecting adults. It’s also affecting our children. We are pleased to be joined by Dr. Ann Albright, […]

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Rare Diseases and Obesity – Joan Han, NIH Clinician Scientist

Rare Diseases and Obesity – Joan Han, NIH Clinician Scientist

>>My name is Joan Han, and I’m a pediatric endocrinologist. I did my training here at the NIH for pediatric endocrinology and then I stayed afterwards to continue my research career. Our focus is studying rare genetic disorders that are associated with obesity and neurocognitive dysfunction to try to understand different neuroendocrine factors that influence […]

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Diabetes & Smoking

Diabetes & Smoking

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden. Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Today we are talking about how smoking dramatically increases your chances of developing diabetes. And we’re joined by Dr. Ann Albright, Director of the CDC’s Division of Diabetes Translation. Good to […]

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