Aug 28, 2020
34.2 million Americans have diabetes, that's 10.5% of the US population. 88 million Americans, 18 years or older, have prediabetes, that's 34.5% of the adult US population. As America's eating habits spread throughout the world, diabetes is now a global pandemic.
On Today's Episode: Our first Diabetes Town Hall; Two Democratic Progressive candidates for Congress; an update on No Evil Foods' union busting efforts and a look back at the horror show that was the GOP convention.
Diabetes Town Hall with Henry Hakamaki and Dr. Gina Hakamaki, Certified Diabetes Educator along with Martha Previte from Diabetic Fury; Senator Susan Collins (Martha Previte); Dr. Liam O’Mara, Democratic candidate for California's 42nd congressional district; Democrat Jess Scarane, running for Senate in Delaware; Congressman Alan Grayson, author of "High Crimes: The Impeachment of Donald Trump" ; Maxmillian Alvarez, host of "Working People" ; Alan Minsky, executive director of Progressive Democrats of America; Psychiatrist Dr. Philip Herschenfeld, and his son Ethan; Journalist Andrew Miller from Industrial Worker; Emmy and Peabody Award Winning Jim Earl; Dr. Jennifer Verdolin, animal behaviorist and author of “Raised By Animals”; American Hero Burt Ross
Seats are still available to attend Saturday Night's Covid Town Squares. Only $15, and ALL proceeds go towards Henry Hakamaki's research and education. Purchase tickets by going here:
Time Code: Senator Susan Collins (0:00) No Evil Blues (17:19) Maximillian Alvarez (20:33) Jess Scarane (51:50) I'm On My Way (1:25:45) Jim Earl (1:28:13) Dr. Jennifer Verdolin (1:57:20) Burt Ross (2:18:20) Dr. Liam O'Mara (2:47:47) Alan Minsky (3:32:21) Diabetes Town Hall With Dr. Gina Hakamaki, Martha Previte and Henry Hakamaki (3:57:02) Congressman Alan Grayson, Dr. Philip Herschenfeld and Ethan Herschenfeld (4:26:49) Andrew Miller (5:35:20) Dan Frankenberger's Community Billboard (5:49:55) The Grape Lady (5:52:03)
Music: No Evil Blues and I'm On My Way written and performed by Professor Mike Steinel