Sugar Coated Podcast

Sugar-Coated Podcast

As part of our ongoing commitment to empowering people living with chronic diseases like diabetes, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is excited to partner with local NGO Positive on Glucose (PoG) to bring another exciting new project to life. 

We are proud to announce that we have launched a podcast titled Sugar-Coated (Haki Sikkari) to serve as a space for open and honest conversations about living with diabetes. Hosted by PoG founder Cyrine Farhat, the podcast will feature expert input, firsthand accounts, and engaging discussions cantered around the topic of diabetes and access to wholistic healthcare in Lebanon and the region.


-In our pilot episode, host Cyrine Farhat gives a raw account of her experience living with diabetes and sits with MSF’s field communications manager Tracy Makhlouf.

Episode 1:
Fourteen Years & Counting

In our first episode from Sugar Coated Podcast, our guest Hussein shares his diabetes diagnosis story and discusses finding solace through a chronic condition.

Episode 2:
Minimal Complications

In the second episode, Dr. Mona Nasrallah, head of Endocrinology and Metabolism at AUBMC, draws on over 20 years of experience in the field to teach us a thing or two about diabetes.