Sugar On A Wound

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…

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Heal Diabetic Ulcers With Sugar

…of open wound or burn. (We use sugar at the clinic because it’s less messy.) It will not work on abscesses or pustules that are covered with skin. Also, do not use these dressings on a bleeding wound, as sugar promotes bleeding. (Sugar and honey are perfectly safe to use on diabetic wounds because…

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Treating Type 2 Diabetes: A Tale of Two Brothers

…and dealing with a severely infected foot. Conventional wound care had been unsuccessful and he was facing amputation, so in a last-ditch effort to save his foot, he came to Whitaker Wellness. I covered T.K.’s open, festering sore with sugar and bandaged it up. We stopped his numerous medications,…

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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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A Sweet Solution for Treating Diabetes Complications

…Jerome on a course of EDTA chelation, an 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…

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