Type 2 Diabetes

Vitamin E for Diabetes

…used when other diabetes meds fail, they still refuse to take it off the market. If you have type 2 diabetes, avoid this drug like the plague. Diet, exercise, weight loss, and targeted nutritional supplements are the best way to control blood sugar. And to protect against diabetic complications,…

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Vanadium Mimics Insulin

…fasting glucose and improves other measures of diabetes. In a number of animal studies, this mineral has actually eliminated diabetes. Human studies, although not as numerous, are also compelling. In a landmark study, eight people with type 2 diabetes receiving 50 mg of vanadyl sulfate twice a day…

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A New Study Proves It Again—Diabetes Drugs Don’t Work!

…been all over the news. A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine shows that type 2 diabetes is far more aggressive in teens than adults. They also found that the popular diabetes drug metformin often fails to work in teens. For the study, the researchers compared metformin,…

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Treating Diabetes the Conventional Way

If you are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, you’ll immediately—and unavoidably—be prescribed insulin. If the diagnosis is type 2 diabetes, you’ll probably be told to make some changes in your diet and to begin exercising. But, you’ll also likely be told to take a drug if…

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Fish Oil's Role in Managing Diabetes

diabetes, specifically type 2 diabetes, were advised to avoid fish oil supplements, due to their presumably negative effects on the body’s ability to control blood sugar. However, a meta-analysis has put this myth to rest. In this review of studies involving 823 patients with type 2 diabetes,

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Three Characteristics of Type 2 Diabetes

While type 2 diabetes can sneak up on you, there are three type 2 diabetes symptoms you should be aware of: * Diabetes and weight go hand-in-hand. The vast majority of people with type 2 diabetes are overweight, with the distribution of weight most commonly in the abdominal area. Excess weight is…

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What Is Type 2 Diabetes?

Type 2 diabetes, sometimes referred to as non-insulin-dependent diabetes or adult-onset diabetes, is marked by elevated blood glucose levels. The problem starts at the insulin receptor sites on the cells’ surfaces—they simply won’t open up to let in glucose and other nutrients,…

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Manage Diabetes With Vitamin D and Vitamin E

…both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, as well as impaired insulin secretion. This vitamin also turns on genes that boost production of antimicrobial peptides called cathelicidins, which destroy viruses, bacteria, and other germs. Since people managing diabetes are more prone to infections due to diabetic

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Could You Have Diabetes and Not Know It?

type 2 diabetes symptoms. The disease is usually discovered during a routine blood test when a high fasting blood glucose reading, usually in the 150 to 300 mg/dL range, is noted. There are, however, a few common type 2 diabetes signs and symptoms: * The vast majority of people with type 2 diabetes

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Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms

type 2 diabetes signs and symptoms: * The vast majority of people with type 2 diabetes are overweight, with the distribution of weight most commonly in the abdominal area. * Most people with type 2 diabetes are inactive. * Worldwide, the greatest increase in the number of people managing diabetes

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Reversing Type 2 Diabetes: Baked Salmon Dijon

…reversing type 2 diabetes. Better yet, this diabetic recipe for dinner is tasty and easy to prepare. You can find this and other delicious recipes for diabetics in my Reversing Diabetes Cookbook. Enjoy! Diabetic Recipe for Dinner: Baked Salmon Dijon Makes 4 servings Olive oil spray 2 teaspoons…

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Type 2 Diabetes Is No Longer an Adult Disease

…2000 will develop type 2 diabetes, while the overall number of people living with diabetes continues to explode. What Can You Do? First, keep reading the information in this blog and in my monthly newsletter Health & Healing. Recognize that there are natural remedies for diabetes and do what you…

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Special Note About Type 1 Diabetes

…with diabetes are suffering from the type 2 variety, it is important to note that the advice found in this blog and in my Health & Healing newsletter apply to both forms of the disease. If you’re dealing with type 1 diabetes you, too, should adhere to the recipes for diabetics, you should…

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Let's Talk About Type 1 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes information and research can be found all over the place, but much less is written about type 1. That’s likely because the vast majority of people living with diabetes have type 2. Nevertheless, type 1 diabetes warrants discussion. Type 1 diabetes, sometimes referred to as…

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Diabetes and Obesity

As you may know, type 2 diabetes is caused by insulin resistance. For people living with diabetes, the beta cells in the pancreas make plenty of insulin—the hormone that moves glucose from the blood into the cells—but the cells are unresponsive to insulin’s actions. This leads to a…

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Lose Weight, Lose Diabetes

…reversing diabetes was within his reach and he did what was necessary to make it happen. You can do the same. But even easier is to take steps now to prevent the disease. Preventing type 2 diabetes is a lot easier than reversing it. I encourage you to seek natural treatments for diabetes, many of…

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