Diabetes

A federal appeals court has ruled in favor of an Oakland County deputy who used a stun gun to control a diabetic who was combative with paramedics.

Dr. Robert Shaffer

Feb 22, 2017

Local pediatric psychiatrist Dr. Robert Shaffer joins us this morning to discuss diet and fitness and his life with diabetes.

Cause a Racquet

Feb 8, 2017
diabetes.org / American Diabetes Association

American Diabetes Association's Cause a Racquet fundraiser takes place on February 25th. We talk about the particulars this morning with Nathan Stock.

JDRF Ride

Oct 20, 2016
JDRF

We talk about cyclists riding for a cause. Tom Scheidel talks about the upcoming JDRF ride for type 1 diabetes.

Office Space Smash

Oct 3, 2016
diabetes.org / American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association presents the fundraiser “Office Space Smash”  at the Pyramid Scheme. Modeled after the scene in the 1999 movie Office Space that involved decimating the printer, this event is a not to be missed. We talk about this and more with Kevin Yeomans and others.

ADA Tour De Cure

Aug 19, 2016
diabetes.org / American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association of West Michigan is prepping for next month's Tour De Cure and more. Guests from the Association join us to talk about the details.

Steven Lek via Wikimedia | Public Domain image / wikimedia.org

After six years, the American Diabetes Association of West Michigan says it's re-launching local fundraising events with the Tour de Cure and Step Out Walk on September 11.

The fight against diabetes continues, with today's conversation about the upcoming Step Out Walk and Fun Run on Saturday, October 17th.  Proceeds go towards helping to find a cure. American Diabetes Association Grand Rapids Office Director of Market Development and Special Events, Mitch Neubert, is our guest.