UH CINEMA Patient Education Videos

University Hospitals Center for Integrated and Novel Approaches in Vascular-Metabolic Disease (UH CINEMA) offers a series of educational videos to provide information and support for patients managing overlapping issues related to diabetes, kidney and cardiovascular health. Topics covered by our experts include prevention, causes and complications, and dietary advice.

Illustration of blood glucose monitoring and diet and exercise recommendations for diabetes patients

Lab Tests and Blood Glucose Monitoring for People with Diabetes

Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES discusses the common laboratory tests that may be ordered for a person with diabetes and cardiovascular risk.
Illustration of the structure of the human heart

Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes

Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES provides an overview of the heart and the cardiovascular system.
A display of heart-healthy fruits and vegetables

Cooking for a Healthy Heart

Registered Dietitian Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES provides tips and strategies on how you can modify your recipes in order to lower your risk for cardiovascular disease and diabetes complications.
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Beyond ABCs to Prevention

Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES speaks about immunizations, neural care, OSA, kidney, eye, teeth and foot care for persons with diabetes.
A diabetic woman checking her blood sugar in a restaurant

Dining Out with Diabetes

Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES discusses concerns you may have when going out to restaurants.
Woman using a glucometer to take a blood glucose reading

Causes and Complications

Jan Friswold, RDN, LD, CDCES hosts a discussion of what happens within the body to cause diabetes, including complications associated with diabetes.
Family toasting on Christmas dinner at home

Holidays and Diabetes Meal Planning

Meal planning strategies to enjoy the holidays while maintaining healthy eating styles.
A prescription form with the words "Diabetes meal plan" written in red ink

Meal Planning for Diabetes and your Heart

An introductory discussion on meal plans tailored for persons with diabetes and prediabetes.

Make an Appointment

Your health is important. Don’t delay care.

Call 216-844-1357 to schedule an appointment. For more information about UH CINEMA, email CINEMA@UHhospitals.org.