insulin resistance

The “Cure” for Diabetes – Are They Kidding?

April 2nd, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As many of you know by now, they are now pushing lap-band surgery as a first-line therapy for type II diabetes.  This is quite a dramatic turn around since it used to be designated as the therapy of last resort. So what are the implications of this new recommendation?  Well, to me it indicates that they are finally admitting that they have nothing to offer diabetics in terms of a cure.  Not only that, they have not been very successful in preventing the complications of diabetes, or relieving them. In spite of what they claim, lap-bands do not "cure" [...]

Hey Doc Series/ Type II Diabetes

February 3rd, 2012|Categories: Hey Doc|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hey Doc… I have type II diabetes and I am taking Avandia.  I read an article in the Desert Sun recently that this may cause heart attacks.  If this drug can cause death, how come my doctor hasn’t said anything? Can something else be done to treat my diabetes? -J.R.  In Indian Wells ------------------------------------------------------------------------------  Dear J.R., Simply put, the answer is yes.  If one were to approach diabetes from its causation then you allow yourself the possibility of curing it.  There are many people, including myself, that feel the main cause of Type II diabetes is an over-production of [...]