Reversing Prediabetes

Reversing Prediabetes
The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Podcast
Reversing Prediabetes
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Episode 82 August 30, 2022 00:35:53

Show Notes

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast!

In this episode, Reversing Prediabetes, our hosts Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw are joined by Dr. Campbell Murdoch, a Somerset GP who also works with people to help people improve their health, to discuss the differences between different types of diabetes, how some simple lifestyle changes can have a big impact on these conditions and what people can do to improve their health and work to reverse prediabetes.

The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it.

All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts!

We would like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected]

Thank you for listening, see you next time!

Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated

 

Prediabetes GuideImportant information about prediabetes and how to improve it.

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