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Blood Sugar Rising
Blood Sugar Rising
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Blood Sugar Rising is a PBS special that follows the diabetes epidemic in the U.S.
Preview | 2m 18s
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Laura - Meigs County, OH
In rural Appalachia, Laura Grueser works to educate her neighbors about eating healthily.
Clip | 5m 24s
Tell Us Your Story
Watch this clip from Blood Sugar Rising, and tell us your story! #Blood SugarPBS
Clip | 1m 3s
Karen - The Bronx, NY
For Karen, bringing healthy foods to her community is a social justice issue.
Clip | 6m 31s
Valarie - Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Dr. Jernigan knows firsthand how hard it can be for Native people to access healthy foods.
Clip | 6m 3s
Gretchen - San Francisco, CA
Diabetes runs through Gretchen Carvajal’s family.
Clip | 4m 39s
The Smith-Holt Family - Minneapolis, MN
For diabetics who can't afford their insulin, the ramifications can be tragic.
Clip | 5m 56s
Nicole - Southern California
Nicole was so frightened of her Type 1 diabetes that she ignored it for years.
Clip | 4m 40s
Ed - Boston, MA
Ed's life’s work has been developing an artificial pancreas to take over diabetes care.
Clip | 6m 16s
Monteil - San Francisco, CA
Monteil Lee struggles with a diabetes-related wound on his foot that may mean amputation.
Clip | 7m 18s
David Alvarado and Blood Sugar Rising with Spanish Captions
David Alvarado introduces Spanish captions for Blood Sugar Rising.
Clip | 45s
Blood Sugar Rising Preview with Spanish Subtitles
Azúcar en Aumento es un especial sobre la epidemia de diabetes en los Estados Unidos.
Preview | 2m 15s
Revolutionizing Diabetes Care
See the amazing breakthroughs in diabetes-related technology in the last 5 decades.
Clip | 3m 12s
Diabetes on the Rise
This clip highlights the alarming increase in diabetes in the United States.
Clip | 1m 56s
The Bigger Picture Project
Learn how The Bigger Picture Project is working to raise awareness around diabetes.
Clip | 3m 36s
Watching their carb intake is something both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics need to do.
Clip | 2m 9s
Diabetes in Our Communities
How does the environment you live in affect your chances of becoming diabetic?
Clip | 3m
The Cost of Insulin
In past years, insulin prices have skyrocketed, and uninsured people are paying the price.
Clip | 2m 48s
What Is Diabetes?
This clip from Blood Sugar Rising explains what diabetes is, and how it affects the body.
Clip | 1m 58s
Sugar and the Average American
How does your sugar consumption compare to the average American?
Clip | 2m
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