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Connections in The Introducer Magazine on Innovator Solutions in Diabetes

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

Since we are all about stirring up meaningful conversations and business development between game-changers in social impact, we like to kick start that activity after each edition is released by sharing with you some of the connections we see that maybe should happen between game-changes featured in current and past editions of The Introducer Magazine.  If you are currently featured …

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Lifestyle Medicine Takes Hold in Nigeria Impacting Diabetics

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine – Mainstreaming the Sustainable Healthcare Approach to Tackle Chronic Diseases by Westley Igbo, Strategic Communications Consultant Lifestyle Medicine is a healthcare approach that adopts fact-based behavioral changes to prevent, treat, manage, and reverse chronic diseases related to lifestyle choices. The new medical approach advocates therapeutic approaches to sustainable living built on the pillars of proper …

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Stakeholder Views: Fighting the Diabetic Epidemic

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

We reserved this section to gather viewpoints from leaders of different industries, associations, and backgrounds who are advocating for and making life better for diabetics. From Thomas Serena, MD, FACS, President at Association for the Advancement of Wound Care “When I started caring for patients with diabetic foot ulcers in the 1990s, treatment consisted of moist wound healing, debridement and …

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League Members Innovating for Diabetics

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

There are several Frontrunners League Members (game-changers who have been featured in The Introducer Magazine) who have been developing and finetuning their diabetes innovations.  Since they have been featured in the magazine, many have made significant gains in the space, and we wanted to share with you their updates and who they need to connect with to continue that impact.  …

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A Personal Appeal: Somalia’s Desperate Need for Diabetes Help

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

Publisher’s Note:  In the last few weeks, I have met Abdullahi Abdi Mohamed, Chairperson of the Somali Youth Development Foundation.  During a conversation he and I held with Frontrunner League Member, Dr. Osita Aniemeka of Nigeria, we determined that Somalia was in a grave situation with the need for medicine and equipment that will help prevent and treat diabetes.  What …

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Guest Editor: Dr. Wilma Hunt-Watts, D.P.M.

In Features 17 by Mary Kurek

Dr. Wilma Hunt-Watts  D.P.M. (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine), D.A.B.M.S.P. (Diplomate of the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry), F.A.P.W.C.A. (Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association) is a Frontrunners League Member having been featured in the 10th edition of The Introducer on Veterans Advocates and Entrepreneurs. She serves on the American Diabetes Association Board of Directors We welcome …