dLifeTV Episode Guide 2007

December 30, 2007
Topics: Learn about a program that puts pharmacists at the head of diabetes care and provides free medication for patients. And the inspirational story of a former pro-athlete who gave the gift of life to his NFL teammate. Also, dLife's Jim Turner tackles the tough question of drinking alcohol with diabetes, and actress Delta Burke chats about her diabetes routine.

Special Guests: Delta Burke.

Topics: Diabetes 911 – what to do when emergencies strike. Plus, remarkable rescues by diabetes dogs, and carb-conscious vegetarian cooking.

Special Guests: Mike Graham; Michelle Reinkemeyer; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife takes an in-depth look at how our national food supply affects obesity and diabetes, and how people with diabetes make smart choices today. Plus, the challenges, frustrations, and great tips for everyday eating with diabetes. And Chef Michel Nischan gives us a tasty, low-carb variation on a classic barbecue dish.

Special Guests: CDE Nancy Bennett.

Topics: dLife looks at great athletes who've been impacted by diabetes – including Dallas Maverick Jerry Stackhouse. Plus, safe and effective exercise advice and a certified diabetes educator who blends spirituality with healthcare advice. And, diabetes-friendly cooking with a Spanish flavor, as Chef Michel Nischan cooks up some tapas.

Special Guests: Jerry Stackhouse; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: he life and times of diabetes pioneer Elliott Joslin; ten things to hate about diabetes; and finding help and hope on the Internet.

Special Guests: Dr. Thomas Hostetter.

Topics: Sleep expert Dr. Michael Thorpy talks about sleep disorders associated with diabetes. And, why diabetes isn't easy, from people who know. Plus, Chef Michel Nischan shows us a low-carb, low-fat pizza that isn't missing any flavor!

Special Guests: Dr. Michael Thorpy; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife talked to "Biggest Loser" Erik Chopin and the experts, to find out more about weight loss challenges and success strategies for people with type 2. Plus, a senior who discovered weight lifting is a big benefit to his diabetes control. And dLife's Jim Turner speaks out on why marijuana and diabetes don't mix (parental discretion advised).

Special Guests: Erick Chopin.

Topics: The story of two mothers who founded a diabetes fundraising powerhouse. dLife visits a physical therapist to discuss little-known diabetes complications. And, teen pop star Nick Jonas of the Jonas Brothers talks about his new life with diabetes. Plus, Chef Michel Nischan spices things up with a Mexican pizza.

Special Guests: Nick Jonas; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Gastric bypass surgery – last resort or best hope? Also, a soldier's battle with diabetes in Iraq; and a restaurant where the menu is 100 diabetes-friendly.

Special Guests: Sgt. First Class Mark Thompson; Dr. David Lourie.

Topics: dLife explores care giving – the challenges, and the rewards. Plus, Nicole Johnson pays a visit to the research labs of the NIDDK to see the search for a cure in progress. And, a college basketball coach who didn't let a severe diabetes complication, keep him from a championship season.

Special Guests: Basketball Coach Bill Brown.

Topics: dLife explores the diabetes health-hazards of long-distance trucking, and how to overcome obstacles to treating and preventing diabetes on the road. Also, what's new in type 2 diabetes treatment options; a visit to a vet clinic to look at diabetes in the animal kingdom; and Chef Michel Nischan shows us a delicious Moroccan marinade that won't spike blood sugars.

Special Guests: Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Wired for diabetes control – how technology helps and hinders. Plus, the holy grail of diabetes – the closed loop system. And, a special babysitting service that caters to kids with diabetes.

Special Guests: Dr. Stuart Weinzimer; Kimberly Ross; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: It's "Diabetes Hardball" when Nicole Johnson turns the tables on MSNBC's Chris Matthews; Dr. Aaron Vinik talks about advances in treating diabetic neuropathy; and in Real People, Real Stories, a Connecticut woman who uses yoga to lower her blood sugar and stress.

Special Guests: Chris Matthews; Dr. Aaron Vinik.

Topics: dLife takes an in-depth look at how our national food supply affects obesity and diabetes, and how people with diabetes make smart choices today. Plus, the challenges, frustrations, and great tips for everyday eating with diabetes. And Chef Michel Nischan gives us a tasty, low-carb variation on a classic barbecue dish.

Special Guests: CDE Nancy Bennett.

Topics: "Miami Ink" star Darren Brass talks about his diabetes life in tattoo business. Then, dLife goes to Iowa where two brothers share diabetes, but disagree on management. Plus, your health insurance questions answered, and in the kitchen, Chef Michel Nischan has a zesty, low-carb grilled fish dish.

Special Guests: Darren Brass; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Learn about a program that puts pharmacists at the head of diabetes care and provides free medication for patients. And the inspirational story of a former pro-athlete who gave the gift of life to his NFL teammate. Also, dLife's Jim Turner tackles the tough question of drinking alcohol with diabetes, and actress Delta Burke chats about her diabetes routine.

Special Guests: Delta Burke.

Topics: How to overcome diabetes hurdles in the workplace; Luke Branquinho talks about his life as a rodeo champ who also has diabetes; and, dLife's Jim Turner gets personal about sex and diabetes (parental discretion advised).

Special Guests: Luke Branquinho; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Diabetes 911 – what to do when emergencies strike. Plus, remarkable rescues by diabetes dogs, and carb-conscious vegetarian cooking.

Special Guests: J Mike Graham; Michelle Reinkemeyer; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife looks at great athletes who've been impacted by diabetes – including Dallas Maverick Jerry Stackhouse. Plus, safe and effective exercise advice and a certified diabetes educator who blends spirituality with healthcare advice. And, diabetes-friendly cooking with a Spanish flavor, as Chef Michel Nischan cooks up some tapas.

Special Guests: Jerry Stackhouse; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Sleep expert Dr. Michael Thorpy talks about sleep disorders associated with diabetes. And, why diabetes isn't easy, from people who know. Plus, Chef Michel Nischan shows us a low-carb, low-fat pizza that isn't missing any flavor!

Special Guests: Dr. Michael Thorpy; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife talked to "Biggest Loser" Erik Chopin and the experts, to find out more about weight loss challenges and success strategies for people with type 2. Plus, a senior who discovered weight lifting is a big benefit to his diabetes control. And dLife's Jim Turner speaks out on why marijuana and diabetes don't mix (parental discretion advised).

Special Guests: Erick Chopin.

Topics: The story of two mothers who founded a diabetes fundraising powerhouse. dLife visits a physical therapist to discuss little-known diabetes complications. And, teen pop star Nick Jonas of the Jonas Brothers talks about his new life with diabetes. Plus, Chef Michel Nischan spices things up with a Mexican pizza.

Special Guests: Nick Jonas; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife explores care giving – the challenges, and the rewards. Plus, Nicole Johnson pays a visit to the research labs of the NIDDK to see the search for a cure in progress. And, a college basketball coach who didn't let a severe diabetes complication, keep him from a championship season.

Special Guests: Basketball Coach Bill Brown.

Topics: dLife explores the diabetes health-hazards of long-distance trucking, and how to overcome obstacles to treating and preventing diabetes on the road. Also, what's new in type 2 diabetes treatment options; a visit to a vet clinic to look at diabetes in the animal kingdom; and Chef Michel Nischan shows us a delicious Moroccan marinade that won't spike blood sugars.

Special Guests: Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: It's "Diabetes Hardball" when Nicole Johnson turns the tables on MSNBC's Chris Matthews; Dr. Aaron Vinik talks about advances in treating diabetic neuropathy; and in Real People, Real Stories, a Connecticut woman who uses yoga to lower her blood sugar and stress.

Special Guests: Chris Matthews; Dr. Aaron Vinik.

Topics: Wired for diabetes control – how technology helps and hinders. Plus, the holy grail of diabetes – the closed loop system. And, a special babysitting service that caters to kids with diabetes.

Special Guests: Dr. Stuart Weinzimer; Kimberly Ross; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The life and times of diabetes pioneer Elliott Joslin; ten things to hate about diabetes; and finding help and hope on the Internet.

Special Guests: Dr. Thomas Hostetter.

Topics: A look at the past, present, and future of type 2 diabetes treatment; a high school football team that tackles diabetes daily; and healthy crockpot cooking with Chef Michel Nischan.

Special Guests: Dr. Richard Jackson; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: On the rodeo circuit with World-Champion Steer Wrestler Luke Branquinho; knowing all your numbers for good diabetes health.

Special Guests: Missy Porteous.

Topics: Gastric bypass surgery – last resort or best hope? Also, a soldier's battle with diabetes in Iraq; and a restaurant where the menu is 100 percent diabetes-friendly.

Special Guests: Sgt. First Class Mark Thompson; Dr. David Lourie.

Topics: To pump or not to pump? dLife looks at insulin pumps and why they may, or may not, be right for you. Plus, a leading cardiologist talks about diabetes and heart risk, and an ex-cop with some straight talk about control and complications.

Special Guests: Dr. Sheldon Gottlieb; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: dLife takes an indepth look at the breakthrough diabetes products Exubera and Byetta; cutting risk and improving care in San Antonio; and one man's quest to climb mountains with diabetes.

Special Guests: Will Cross; David Nathan MD; Irl Hirsch; Maria Montez CDE.

Topics: The states of diabetes care in America – are we making the grade? Plus, diabetes education in a beauty salon, and an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at diabetes advances at the National Institutes of Health.

Special Guests: Dr. Elias Zerhouni; Dr. Mary Vernon.

Topics: How to start a successful diabetes support group; mastering diabetes through martial arts; and the inspirational story of Jeanette Jordan, a diabetes educator who uses the power of faith to improve diabetes care in her community.

Special Guests: Donna Gibbons.

Topics: Superhero brothers who fight diabetes in their own comic book. Plus, an A1c Champion; your diabetes toolbox; and love, marriage, and diabetes – making it all work.

Special Guests: Dr. Paula Trief; Malcolm & Kamaal Washington; Charles Wiggan, Jr.

Topics: Who's out with their diabetes, and who's not, in Hollywood. And, a pharmacist answers your questions about diabetes meds and supplies. Plus, women and diabetes – Dr. Lois Jovanovic explains why gender matters in diabetes management.

Special Guests: Pharmacist Terry Towers; Dr. Lois Jovanovic; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The incredible shrinking Governor – Arkansas's Mike Huckabee and how he's winning the battle against diabetes. Also, diabetes in a coal mine, and how to manage your doctor.

Special Guests: Gov. Mike Huckabee; Dr. Ian Blumer; Raymond Copeland; Chef Michel Mischan.

Topics: A close-up view of diabetic eye disease; understanding the glycemic index; and low-carb Mexican cooking with Chef Michel Nischan.

Special Guests: Dr. Marc Lowe; Dr. Thomas Wolever; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The global center of the diabetes crisis – how India is dealing with the epidemic; the lifesaving mission of Ron Raab; and Chinese cooking that's kind to your diabetes, with Chef Franklin Becker. Plus – understanding the genetics of diabetes with Dr. C. Ronald Kahn of the Joslin Diabetes Center.

Special Guests: Dr. C. Ronald Kahn.

Topics: Wired for diabetes control – how technology helps and hinders. Plus, the holy grail of diabetes – the closed loop system. And, a special babysitting service that caters to kids with diabetes.

Special Guests: Dr. Stuart Weinzimer; Kimberly Ross; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The life and times of diabetes pioneer Elliott Joslin; ten things to hate about diabetes; and finding help and hope on the Internet.

Special Guests: Dr. Thomas Hostetter.

Topics: Diabetes 911 – what to do when emergencies strike. Plus, remarkable rescues by diabetes dogs, and carb-conscious vegetarian cooking.

Special Guests: Mike Graham; Michelle Reinkemeyer; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: A look at the past, present, and future of type 2 diabetes treatment; a high school football team that tackles diabetes daily; and healthy crockpot cooking with Chef Michel Nischan.

Special Guests: Dr. Richard Jackson; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: Gastric bypass surgery – last resort or best hope? Also, a soldier's battle with diabetes in Iraq; and a restaurant where the menu is 100 percent diabetes-friendly.

Special Guests: Sgt. First Class Mark Thompson; Dr. David Lourie.

Topics: To pump or not to pump? dLife looks at insulin pumps and why they may, or may not, be right for you. Plus, a leading cardiologist talks about diabetes and heart risk, and an ex-cop with some straight talk about control and complications.

Special Guests: Dr. Sheldon Gottlieb; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The states of diabetes care in America – are we making the grade? Plus, diabetes education in a beauty salon, and an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at diabetes advances at the National Institutes of Health.

Special Guests: Dr. Elias Zerhouni; Dr. Mary Vernon.

Topics: Superhero brothers who fight diabetes in their own comic book. Plus, an A1c Champion; your diabetes toolbox; and love, marriage, and diabetes – making it all work.

Special Guests: Dr. Paula Trief; Malcolm & Kamaal Washington; Charles Wiggan, Jr.

Topics: A dLife special presentation – the Story of Insulin. The story of the discovery of this life-saving drug and how it has made a difference in the lives of millions.

Special Guests: Professor Michael Bliss.

Topics: Who's out with their diabetes, and who's not, in Hollywood. And, a pharmacist answers your questions about diabetes meds and supplies. Plus, women and diabetes – Dr. Lois Jovanovic explains why gender matters in diabetes management.

Special Guests: Pharmacist Terry Towers; Dr. Lois Jovanovic; Chef Michel Nischan.

Topics: The incredible shrinking Governor – Arkansas's Mike Huckabee and how he's winning the battle against diabetes. Also, diabetes in a coal mine, and how to manage your doctor.

Special Guests: Gov. Mike Huckabee; Dr. Ian Blumer; Raymond Copeland; Chef Michel Mischan.

Topics:Advocate Crystal Jackson explains your child's rights and how to make the school system work for you; how one mother is fighting to change the way her school thinks about diabetes care; and going to camp with diabetes.

Special Guests: Crystal Jackson.

Topics:The heroic story of Eva Saxl, a Holocaust refugee who survived World War II through determination, ingenuity, and her husband's homemade insulin. Plus, Jim Turner explores "politically-correct" diabetes lingo.

Special Guests: Chef Franklin Becker.

See the 2006 Episode Guide.

 

Last Modified Date: June 25, 2014

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