The natural history of type 2 diabetes changes over time, requiring new approaches to treatment. These changes in medication and care are not the result of mismanagement on the part of the patient, but simply the nature of the disease. Dr. Steven Edelman talks with Dr. Juan Frias and diabetes patient Renee Stanton about the process of the disease and how to cope.
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Dr. Juan Frias has worked in the diabetes field for many years. He currently is an assistant clinical professor of medicine at the University of California, San Diego. Until recently, he worked as the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs for Animas Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson Company. He has a wealth of knowledge of diabetes management and has also been a faculty member for TCOYD’s Latino programs.