More than 422 million people across the globe suffer from diabetes. While it is now the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, it is manageable. Listen as Prof. Avivit Cahn, MD, endocrinologist at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem and also head of the Israeli Diabetic Foot and Wound Healing Society, talks about genetics, symptoms, diagnosis, precision medicine in personalizing treatments and how changes in nutrition, fitness and lifestyle can prevent or delay the onset of this disease:
Hadassah On Call: New Frontiers in Medicine takes you behind the headlines with Hadassah Medical Organization doctors and specialists, patients and nurses. Listen and be amazed. Brought to you by Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America.