Tara Spann has worked at Novo Nordisk Inc. for six years as both a
Diabetes and Obesity Educator. She blends her professional expertise
as a nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator with her personal
experiences living with diabetes and obesity to empower others to take
control of their health and reach their goals.
I’ll never forget my diagnosis with type 2 diabetes. I was 24 years old and my doctor attributed my, then 30-pound weight gain to “hand to mouth syndrome” - a not-so-polite way of saying I ate too much.