A recent study using a Tuberculosis vaccine may help those with Type 1 diabetes control their glucose levels. Endocrinologist Paul Sack, MD, weighs in on the results of the study and its implications on WMAR-2 News. Read more and watch the interview here.
Currently in its pilot phase at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, the MedStar Pathway to Diabetes Control program is designed to help patients become more disciplined and get their diabetes under control. Paul Sack, MD, assistant chief of Endocrinology and Metabolism, explains why the program is so important. Read more in Prime Time Living.
While it affects more than 12 percent of the U.S. population, often women between 20 to 40 years of age, Graves’ disease is a serious condition you should take note of. The autoimmune disease causes the thyroid to become overproductive and can lead to vision problems, swelling in the leg, and a host of other issues. Thankfully, you can treat Graves’ disease upon diagnosis. Find out what endocrinologist, Paul Sack, MD, recommends for treatment in this article from the Baltimore Sun.