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Type 3 Diabetes

We have all heard about diabetes and how prevalent it is becoming in our country, especially Type 2. This condition, although commonly called “adult-onset diabetes", actually affects people of all ages, and is connected to a diet high in sugar, lack of [...]

By |2017-09-04T01:37:50-05:00April 4th, 2017|
  • insulin sensitivity

Insulin Sensitivity in Women

Insulin resistance is so pervasive today that I evaluate nearly every woman who comes to see me at the Women to Women clinic to determine her level of risk. Most are taken aback when they learn they either already have the condition [...]

By |2018-06-29T17:59:22-05:00April 4th, 2017|
  • insulin resistance develops

How Insulin Resistance Develops

Our metabolism evolved eons ago, when our diet included fewer (and more complex) carbohydrates. Today most calories in an average diet come in the form of carbohydrates, and most of those are simple carbohydrates — sugars that quickly enter the bloodstream. The [...]

By |2017-09-04T02:45:21-05:00April 4th, 2017|
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