New thinking on diabetes
Broadcast: Midmorning, 02/14/2008, 10:06 a.m.
A major study of adult-onset diabetes was halted recently because people who reduced their blood sugar levels significantly were dying of heart disease. Midmorning asks if physicians will be changing their approach to treatment.
- Richard Grimm, MD: Cardiologist at the University of Minnesota and Hennepin County Medical Center.
- Richard Bergenstal, MD: Executive director of the International Diabetes Center at Park Nicollet.
- Elizabeth Seaquest, MD: Director of the Center for Diabetes Research at the University of Minnesota.