Sugar Dressings

Heal Diabetic Ulcers With Sugar

…today’s antibiotic treatments, and it’s one I’ve been using at the Whitaker Wellness Institute for more than 20 years. It’s a simple sugar dressing. When white sugar or honey is packed on top of and inside an open wound, it dissolves in the fluid exuding from the wound and creates a hyperosmotic, or…

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Tips for Treating Bedsores

…world’s, leading expert on the use of sugar as a wound dressing is Richard A. Knutson, MD, who is now retired, but for many years was an orthopedic surgeon at the Delta Medical Center in Greenville, Mississippi. Dr. Knutson first learned about the healing power of sugar from an elderly nurse who worked in…

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A Sweet Solution for Treating Diabetes Complications

…IV treatment that improves circulation. Next, we dressed his diabetic ulcer with sugar. That’s right, white table sugar, which was poured into the wound and wrapped up with an occlusive dressing. We changed the dressing regularly, applying more sugar each time, and within days there was a difference…

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6 Effective, Natural Home Remedies

…Although I recommend going easy on sugars and starches, I know how easy it is to “cheat.” To help keep blood sugar on an even keel, take two tablespoons of vinegar mixed with a little water and stevia or xylitol prior to or with meals. You can also add it to salad dressing or other foods. The brand we…

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Recommended Foods that Lower Blood Pressure

…stable when heated than polyunsaturated vegetable oils. You may use cold-pressed sunflower, safflower, corn and other polyunsaturated oils in salad dressings, but do not heat them. * Lean, skinless poultry should be a mainstay of your diet. Turkey, fish and seafood (salmon and other cold-water fish contain…

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10 Healthy Snacks You Won't See Advertised on TV

…which helps to balance your blood sugar. 2. Raw nuts and seeds—just remember they’re high in calories, so eat a small handful at a time. Two tablespoons equals one serving. 3. Fresh vegetables—keep them cut up in the fridge, and enjoy them with low-fat dressing. 4. Fresh fruits like apples, berries…

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Diabetic Diet: Recipe for Mandarin Salad

This recipe for mandarin salad is chock-full of great, vegetable-based fiber to help balance blood sugar levels. And the sesame oil and citrus lend a spicy tang to satisfy your taste buds. You can find this and other delicious diabetic diet recipes in my Reversing Diabetes Cookbook. Recipe for Mandarin…

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The Myriad Health Benefits of Vinegar

…Diabetes and Weight Loss… One of the most impressive health benefits of vinegar is that it works just as well as oral diabetes drugs at lowering blood sugar after a high-carbohydrate meal. And anytime something natural works as well as a dangerous drug, I’m all for it. Vinegar also facilitates weight loss…

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10 Natural Home Remedies That Cost Just Pennies

Natural Home Remedy #1 For cuts and scrapes, sprinkle sugar on the wound and cover with a dressing. Sugar draws fluid from the wound and helps kill bacteria. Natural Home Remedy #2 To remove a wart, try rubbing it with the inside of a banana peel once or twice a day. Expect results within a month. Natural…

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The Power of Intravenous Nutrient Therapy

…the Whitaker Wellness Institute we have an entire room filled with comfortable recliners and patients hooked up to something far more powerful than sugar water: intravenous nutrient therapy. How Intravenous Nutrient Therapy Works The beauty of intravenous nutrient therapy is that by infusing nutrients…

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