Diabetes is one of the fastest growing diseases in the United States and as a result learning to treat and care for patients is becoming increasingly important. The number of Americans with diabetes, as provided by the Disease Control and Prevention Centers of the United States, is estimated to be over a staggering 12%. Given this information, “Informed”, hosted by Rob Lowe, will use this episode to present the latest treatment options for diabetes as well as methods of prevention.
The discussion of health in America has become a large topic of discussion, especially when discussing such prevalent diseases like diabetes. Distributing episodes such as this with PBS Member Stations through Public Television is the number one way “Informed” educates America’s viewing public.