Highlights: 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
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