In football, I listened to my coach – at practice, in games – and now my doctor is my coach.
Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) November 23, 2011
American Diabetes Wholesale interviews retired NFL star and current ESPN radio personality to help spread awareness on how to better control your blood sugar levels and manage diabetes successfully. Mike Golic was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2005 and is working hard to help others through “Blood Sugar Basics” – a website program that educates and informs people about their blood glucose levels. This program was developed by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) and supported by Merck. Learn more about Blood Sugar Basics.
“In football, I listened to my coach – at practice, in games – and now my doctor is my coach. We developed a game plan together for how I was going to manage my diabetes, and I follow his instructions just as I did as a professional athlete on the field” says Golic.
Mike Golic is a graduate from the University of Notre Dame who played in the NFL for nine seasons. Currently he is the co-host of ‘Mike & Mike In The Morning’, an ESPN radio program that reaches more than 90 million listeners. His interview with American Diabetes Wholesale provides insights into how he is able to successfully control his blood sugar.
“We admire Mike for sharing his story and how he developed a winning game plan to better manage his diabetes”, said Chris Maguire - Vice President and Co-Founder of American Diabetes Wholesale. “His dedication to help others through the Blood Sugar Basics program shows his comment to help the diabetes community”.
American Diabetes Wholesale has published Mike Golic’s diabetes interview and his tips on how he currently controls his blood sugars at work, traveling and with his demanding schedule.
About American Diabetes Wholesale
American Diabetes Wholesale (ADW) diabetic supply is a mail order company that is dedicated to keeping diabetes management affordable. ADW is focused on helping customers effectively manage their disease by providing one of the largest selections of diabetes-related products, fast service, significant discounts and support for customers who have health insurance, as well as the uninsured. ADW takes a leading role in diabetic education through Destination Diabetes, an informational component of the ADW website featuring tips and advice from diabetes and nutrition experts, diabetic recipes and more. ADW is involved in and supports the diabetes community and organizations that further diabetes education and research.
About Blood Sugar Basics
Blood Sugar Basics is an educational program aimed to help people living with diabetes, their families and loved ones learn about the importance of blood sugar control as part of a successful diabetes treatment plan. The program was developed by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) and is supported by Merck. More information is available at BloodSugarBasics.com.
About Mike Golic
Mike Golic spent nine years as a defensive tackle in the NFL for the Houston Oilers, Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins. Once retired, Golic started his television career with a weekly segment on the Randall Cunningham Show and went on to receive the Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Award for his feature “Golic’s Got It.” Golic is now one of the namesakes behind the nationally acclaimed radio show ”Mike & Mike" in the Morning on ESPN Radio which, as of January 2006, has been syndicated through ESPN2 and reaches 98 million American homes every morning. Now 48 years old, Mike Golic is discussing his type 2 diabetes and experience with low blood sugar as part of the Blood Sugar Basics program to help others with the condition learn about the importance of blood sugar control.
About the American College of Endocrinology (ACE)
The American College of Endocrinology (ACE) is the educational and scientific arm of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). ACE is the leader in advancing the care and prevention of endocrine and metabolic disorders by: Providing professional education and reliable public health information; Recognizing excellence in education, research and service; Promoting clinical research and Defining the future of Clinical Endocrinology.