Latest Videos - Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes 2015-01-28T05:59:43Z http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/video/rss?xn_auth=no TuDiabetes Live interview with Philip Toleikis, President of Sernova tag:www.tudiabetes.org,2015-01-21:583967:Video:3608901 2015-01-21T21:13:45.793Z Emily Coles http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/Emily114 <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/tudiabetes-live-interview-with-philip-toleikis-president-of"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/J8fuXzNAWsBCcyVhZRKCcVhF2BlD7oHgnn44bozy8VUgP3dQeQyolmI6dQNio8S3H2fBcSSktsjvZEiF1foyAbt0Ai*0kcI4/1104598085.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Sernova is a clinical-stage company developing products for the treatment of chronic diseases using therapeutic cells transplanted into an implanted medical device to replace missing proteins or hormones.<br></br> <br></br> Sernova’s device forms a natural environment promoting the long-term function of therapeutic cells. The company’s first therapeutic… <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/tudiabetes-live-interview-with-philip-toleikis-president-of"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/J8fuXzNAWsBCcyVhZRKCcVhF2BlD7oHgnn44bozy8VUgP3dQeQyolmI6dQNio8S3H2fBcSSktsjvZEiF1foyAbt0Ai*0kcI4/1104598085.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Sernova is a clinical-stage company developing products for the treatment of chronic diseases using therapeutic cells transplanted into an implanted medical device to replace missing proteins or hormones.<br /> <br /> Sernova’s device forms a natural environment promoting the long-term function of therapeutic cells. The company’s first therapeutic indication is for the treatment of insulin-dependent diabetes.<br /> Dr. Philip Toleikis is a seasoned biotechnology executive, with over 20 years of experience in the therapeutic, medical device and combination product sectors. He has been President and CEO of Sernova Corp. a clinical stage company since 2009, successfully gaining financing for the company through grants and equity funding of over $10M, and has been leading the development of a natural and immune-protected environment for delivering therapeutic cells to patients with chronic diseases such as insulin-dependent diabetes and haemophilia.<br /> Dr. Toleikis headed a successful consulting company for the medical device and combination product field and was previously Vice President, R&amp;D Pharmacology and Drug Screening, at Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he built and oversaw product development teams working on novel combination products to improve technologies for restenosis, surgical adhesions, device related infections, and orthopedic indications as well as led the team in the development of a novel treatment for immune inflammatory disease with completed Phase II clinical studies in multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, and rheumatoid arthritis.<br /> He also headed multiple corporate collaborations and in seeking in-licensing technologies. Dr. Toleikis is an author of multiple issued patents and over 110 patent applications. His research training and experience includes biochemical pharmacology, diabetes, oncology, inflammatory diseases (psoriasis, multiple sclerosis, surgical adhesions, Alzheimer's disease and rheumatoid arthritis), osteoarthritis, neurological diseases and cardiovascular conditions including ischemic heart disease, cardiomyopathy, hypertension and aneurysms.<br /> His career philosophy is in developing and empowering closely integrated product development teams and linking those to the physicians and patients who are in need of novel products to build a strong passion for success. He has been a volunteer for many years for regional science fairs, as well as Diabetes, and Heart and Stroke Foundations and on the grant writing committee for a local school council. Dr. Toleikis has earned advanced degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of British Columbia, where he completed his Ph.D. TuDiabetes Live interview with Dr. Jody Stanislaw: "The Naturopathic Approach to Diabetes" tag:www.tudiabetes.org,2015-01-21:583967:Video:3608897 2015-01-21T21:10:18.144Z Emily Coles http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/Emily114 <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/tudiabetes-live-interview-with-dr-jody-stanislaw-the-naturopathic"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/J8fuXzNAWsDeuNGzO9woz2jG8C5G2uXxsTyEUT8WY3pwWFrQs2WZrQSRqsRIcrr1cAjrhgXQMBspEFa*4Y26nPWGLv6-8UTI/1104597204.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Dr. Jody Stanislaw earned her doctorate in naturopathic medicine at Bastyr University - the nation’s premier holistic medical school. She treats today’s most common health issues using natural remedies, with a special interest in helping those, like herself, living with Type 1.<br></br> Dr. Jody's patients report life-changing improvements to not… <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/tudiabetes-live-interview-with-dr-jody-stanislaw-the-naturopathic"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/J8fuXzNAWsDeuNGzO9woz2jG8C5G2uXxsTyEUT8WY3pwWFrQs2WZrQSRqsRIcrr1cAjrhgXQMBspEFa*4Y26nPWGLv6-8UTI/1104597204.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Dr. Jody Stanislaw earned her doctorate in naturopathic medicine at Bastyr University - the nation’s premier holistic medical school. She treats today’s most common health issues using natural remedies, with a special interest in helping those, like herself, living with Type 1.<br /> Dr. Jody's patients report life-changing improvements to not only their health, but in their level of happiness and satisfaction with their lives. She looks beyond just the symptoms at hand and dives deeply into all key areas that affect one's overall wellbeing. She works as a virtual health consultant with patients via phone or Skype, and her popular E.A.S.Y. Lifestyle Transformation Program has improved lives all across the country.<br /> <br /> The Naturopathic Approach to Diabetes:<br /> To live a long and happy life with diabetes, having good blood sugars is important, but there is more to it than that alone. In today's interview, Dr. Jody will be presenting the Four Essential Pillars of Health, four key areas that every person, diabetic or not, needs to have strong habits in in order to optimize health and longevity. How to get more mileage out of your Dexcom CGM tag:www.tudiabetes.org,2015-01-14:583967:Video:3603028 2015-01-14T02:13:22.591Z John Kirkland http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/JohnKirkland <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/how-to-get-more-mileage-out-of-your-dexcom-cgm"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/yvOTPDEX7SfrX8utFG74J-P9O0OCskPToc-NcVVKiEL0WKiSGRo-JendVL2G1*aovDaHaJ-IxM*EatH0uvQQea*PFShWgAE-/1102516970.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Here I show how I use some IV tape to extend the useful life of the dexcom CGM sensors. Sensors are expensive, and they work for longer than a week if you… <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/how-to-get-more-mileage-out-of-your-dexcom-cgm"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/yvOTPDEX7SfrX8utFG74J-P9O0OCskPToc-NcVVKiEL0WKiSGRo-JendVL2G1*aovDaHaJ-IxM*EatH0uvQQea*PFShWgAE-/1102516970.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Here I show how I use some IV tape to extend the useful life of the dexcom CGM sensors. Sensors are expensive, and they work for longer than a week if you ca... "Ask Mister Man Nurse" - Episode 2: Is There a 'Bad Kind' of Diabetes? tag:www.tudiabetes.org,2014-12-27:583967:Video:3590794 2014-12-27T19:09:32.396Z The Diabetes Hero Squad http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/CaptainGlucoseandMeterBoy <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/ask-mister-man-nurse-episode-2-is-there-a-bad-kind-of-diabetes"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/kdMiOwfaxvd4*mu3Di1d9QElZNs*3bCmigJlMWF6PNseD9eauTpMiKw6ERYeFbfl2f7cEyxu5jLYlHl4U1L3zyERRtEKYdB9/1099908434.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Mister Man Nurse answers an email and sets a viewer straight about the "bad diabetes" myth and the difference between Type 1 and Type 2… <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/ask-mister-man-nurse-episode-2-is-there-a-bad-kind-of-diabetes"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/kdMiOwfaxvd4*mu3Di1d9QElZNs*3bCmigJlMWF6PNseD9eauTpMiKw6ERYeFbfl2f7cEyxu5jLYlHl4U1L3zyERRtEKYdB9/1099908434.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Mister Man Nurse answers an email and sets a viewer straight about the "bad diabetes" myth and the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. IMG_0751 tag:www.tudiabetes.org,2014-12-25:583967:Video:3589830 2014-12-25T16:13:21.424Z bagpipegirl http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/bagpipegirl <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/img-0751"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dzn4ICuAlE6eouufdAV7xhM2kX706H12LW8uryRn1vHxrkHsJ*2t7EC1njlwJUPvRzg-2Z9*tXq4*bJPvjQP07W1EghVkRou/tmp52798.png?width=180&amp;height=240" width="180" height="240" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Merry Christmas <a href="http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/img-0751"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dzn4ICuAlE6eouufdAV7xhM2kX706H12LW8uryRn1vHxrkHsJ*2t7EC1njlwJUPvRzg-2Z9*tXq4*bJPvjQP07W1EghVkRou/tmp52798.png?width=180&amp;height=240" width="180" height="240" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Merry Christmas