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Prescription for Health: Diabetes (2014)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-12-19

Duration: 00:06:10

Subjects: Health | Whitfield, Rani G. | Diabetes | Food


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Whitfield, Rani Interviewee
  • Chef Celeste Interviewee


This “Prescription for Health” segment from the December 19, 2014, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In’ features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford’s on-set interview with Dr. Rani Whitfield on diabetes. Dr. Whitfield discusses the high number of diabetes, pre-diabetes, and undiagnosed cases in Louisiana, as well as the best ways to manage the disease. Chef Celeste also shares healthy recipes.