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Diabetes and your heart

Diabetes Health Matters with Dr Joan St John

In this episode

Heart disease is a common condition that affects people with diabetes, but what do we know exactly about it? How can we keep a healthy heart and how can we live healthy while managing a heart condition and diabetes?

Dr Joan St John speaks with her special guest Dr Henry Oluwasefunmi Savage, Consultant Cardiologist and Senior Clinical Lecturer at the School of Medicine at Anglia Ruskin University.

Disclaimer: Eli Lilly and Company has provided sponsorship to Diabetes Africa to support the costs of running ‘Diabetes Health Matters’. Eli Lilly and Company has not had any input into the programme content for this event series or selection of speakers.

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Joan St John

Dr Joan St John

GPwER Diabetes, Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust, UK

Dr Joan St John is a General Practitioner (GP) with special interest in diabetes, and is currently working as GP Clinical lead in Diabetes for an area of North-West London, UK. She also works as part of the multi-disciplinary award-winning Brent Integrated Diabetes Service. Summary

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With ‘Diabetes Health Matters’, Dr Joan St John shares her lifetime experience caring for people from many different backgrounds and origins to tackle the hottest topics encountered through her practice. Dr St John brings together people with lived experience, healthcare professionals and other experts for a series of meetings focused particularly on African and Caribbean health. But the information you will hear about is universal and can be used by anyone.

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