Category Archives: Type2 Diabetes

Paula Deen – A Doctor’s Response

Popular Food Network host Paula Deen recently made national headlines when she revealed that she has been living with type-2 diabetes and has made a deal to promote the diabetes drug, Victoza. In writing this article, I have been watching … Continue reading

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Indian Gooseberry / Amla and Rich in anti-cancer, cholesterol lowering, anti-disease properties

Amla is also reported to possess radiomodulatory, chemomodulatory, chemopreventive effects, free radical scavenging, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimutagenic and immunomodulatory activities, properties that are efficacious in the treatment and prevention of cancer. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21317655 other studies/ links showing benefits http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19172666 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2529383/ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17917427 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16521700Continue reading

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Soluble Fiber / Beta Glucan Your Immune System on Roids

Apparently Beta Glucan & Soluble fiber helps boost the way the immune system finds and deals with pathogens and illness.  I heard it described like if the invading army (your immune system) had the key to the front door of the castle … Continue reading

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High-fibre diet helps more than heart

  Eat more fibre and you just may live longer.   That’s the message from the largest study of its kind to find a link between high-fibre diets and lower risks of death not only from heart disease, but from … Continue reading

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Fad Diets? Cholesterol denying and a whole lot more 71 researched videos

http://www.youtube.com/user/PrimitiveNutrition Do you hear people who claim saturated fat is healthy?  Do you hear people claim cholesterol is not a problem as long as you eat a lot of fish oil? Well this is what leads people down the road … Continue reading

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Fight Diabetes by Removing Cholesterol

“These studies provide the first evidence that targeting fat tissue inflammation as well as elimination of cholesterol from the body may be emerging new strategies to prevent diabetes,” she said. In previous work, Ghosh’s team showed that when the gene … Continue reading

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Korean Populations Westernizing and Rise of heart disease

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/05/12/us-korea-heart-idUSTRE74B08V20110512 In 1998, the study found 25 percent of Korean adults age 20 and up had metabolic syndrome. By 2007, that figure had risen to just over 31 percent — close to the rate of 34 percent seen in the … Continue reading

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