ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series

Join us for a FREE, educational Ask the Experts Q&A series created to help tackle issues commonly faced by people living with diabetes and wondering about the relationship between diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Ask your question—online or on the phone—in a live Q&A with ADA diabetes experts. Share with anyone you know who may benefit from guidance to living well with type 2 diabetes.

 

2019 Events


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Enjoy Social Gatherings While Making Healthy Choices

Summer time often leads to more social gatherings centered around food. Learn tips to keep your blood sugar in your target range when eating out with family and friends.
Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the June event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Diabetes Complications

Your risk for heart attack, stroke, and kidney disease is increased when you have diabetes. Learn about these complications and how you can prevent or delay their onset.
Date: Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the July event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Diabetes Education Programs

Diabetes education and support programs provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage diabetes more effectively such as when to check your blood sugars, take medicines as prescribed, and prevent complications like heart disease. Learn more about these programs and where to find one in your area.
Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the August event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Know Your Numbers

Blood sugar, A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels–there are many numbers to keep track of. Learn what these values mean for you and your health and how to keep track of your trends with these important numbers.
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the September event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Your Health Care Team

Having a team of health care providers with different backgrounds can help you effectively manage your diabetes and heart health. Learn who to have on your team, how their roles support your care, and how to get the most out of your visit with each care provider.
Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the October event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Getting and Giving Support

Having diabetes can be overwhelming at times. Learn how to ask for support from family, friends, and health care providers, as well as ways to provide support to a loved one with diabetes.
Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the November event here.


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
A Little Movement Can Go a Long Way

Physical activity can help you better manage diabetes and heart health. Learn practical tips to get more movement into your daily routine even if you haven’t exercised for years or have limited mobility.
Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Register for the December event here.


 

Past Events


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Care for Your Feet—What You Don’t Know May Surprise You

Diabetes may cause nerve damage and reduced blood flow, resulting in serious complications. Join us to learn what to watch for and steps you can take to protect your feet.
Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

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ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Meal Timing for Diabetes—What to Eat and When

Learn tips on meal timing throughout the day to keep your blood sugar in target range, and how to fit snacks into your day if you need them.
Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

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ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Medication Management for Diabetes & Heart Disease

Get the basics and learn how common medications work, why it’s important to take your medication as prescribed and how to talk to your doctor or pharmacist about your medication regimen when you need to.
Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

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ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Nutrition Basics for Diabetes & Heart Health

What you eat affects your heart, your blood vessels, and your blood glucose. Lower your risk of diabetes and heart related complications by learning how to balance your meals and finding the best eating plan for you.
Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Full Audio and Highlight Clips


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Physical Activity–Getting Started and Staying on Track

There are so many benefits to being active; today is the perfect day to start. Learn practical tips on incorporating physical activity into your every day and how to get moving, even if you’ve never exercised before.
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Full Audio and Highlight Clips


 

ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Stress, Diabetes, and Heart Health

Join us on on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET for the latest episode in the ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series. Learn more about stress, diabetes, and heart health and ask a question of our experts.
Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

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ADA’s Ask the Experts Q&A Series:
Where to Start: Diabetes and Your Heart

Take the first important step to lower your risk for heart disease and learn the connection between type 2 diabetes and your heart health.
Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET

Full Audio and Highlight Clips