13 minutes | Sep 23, 2018

006 Mary Alice Volkert: Pre-Diabetes

Mary Alice Volkert: Pre-Diabetes Mary Alice Volkert, MS,RDN,LD,CDE has been a Registered and Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist since 1978 and a Certified Diabetes Educator since 1986. Her degrees are in Foods and Nutrition (BS) and Hospital Dietetics (MS). She’s has had Type 1 Diabetes since 1965 (and is still upright!). Mary Alice engages patients in a positive way, carefully listening for ways to achieve healthy success!     In this episode, MAGGIE & MARY ALICE discuss:  Ways to know if you are at risk for diabetes & how to get tested Reversibility of PRE-diabetes if caught early Everyone (with and without diabetes) feel better by eating fewer carbs and moving! Seeing a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) so they can address your specific issues and answer questions.     Insights: consume without calories:  There are not always symptoms, get tested!  Take the test for Diabetes Risk-- diabetes.org/alertday or call 1-800-342-2383. 1 in 3 Americans have PRE-diabetes and if caught early is 70% reversible!!  For help, contact Mary Alice or the Amer. Assoc. of Diabetes Educators at diabeteseducator.org or call them at i800-338-3633 for a program in your area.     Mary Alice - "The earlier that you can start to take care of it [pre-diabetes], the less risk you have for having complications."    CONNECT with Maggie:  FREE Gift: SweetOfferNOW.com          Website:  SweetLifeNOW.com  Email:  Maggie@SweetLifeNOW.com        Podcast Phone: 98-LAUGHAPP     CONNECT with Mary Alice Volkert:  Website:  www.helpmeeatright.com     Email:  mava@att.net   Phone: (713) 668-2759     It's a Sweet Life NOW is about being uplifted while you learn how to live healthy & happy. But we’re all different, so before making any lifestyle changes, check it out with your doc. Our instructions and advice are in no way intended as a substitute for medical counseling. Your medical team knows your specific health needs and together, we’ll help you feel fabulous!    Show Notes by Podcastologist/Show Producer: Jessie Taylor  Audio production by Turnkey Podcast Productions. You're the expert. Your podcast will prove it. 
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