American Diabetes Association Supporter Town Hall



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Dr. Ratner shared good preventative methods for type 2 diabetes such as exercise. (21:13)
Dr. Ratner shared data about genes and diabetes. (27:53)
Dr. Ratner discussed the link between diabetes and heart disease. (34:18)


This exclusive Supporter Town Hall event featured American Diabetes Association Chief Scientific & Medical Officer Dr Ratner. Dr. Ratner addressed various questions and comments related to diabetes. He shared, at length, the data and research currently underway to treat and understand the disease. He moved to prevention methods, with diet and exercise being the most important. He also addressed areas of genetic predispositions, glucose and elaborated about the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.