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Metformin has strong side effects and it can impact hormones and thyroid glands

Metformin effects on hormones: How metformin can lower thyroid stimulating hormone   M etformin is an oral medication and the first line of defense for diabetes and pre-diabetes. Metformin is for people with type II diabetes and is sometimes used in combination with insulin or other oral medications. Metformin is not used to treat type […] Read More

The Amazing Insulin Story

The history of Insulin have changed the course of a disease   T he history of insulin is filled with trials and errors like so many other great discoveries. Insulin was discovered in 1921 and since then it has become one of the most studied molecules in history. Diabetes have been known to men for at least […] Read More

Simply Adding Okra to Your Diet Helps Lowering Blood Sugar

Okra not only lowers your blood sugar but help reverse diabetes   If you are diabetic and searching for natural remedies you might have already heard of okra. If you’re from the south of the United States you probably had it in gumbos and soups. Some people don’t like okra because they produce a slimy […] Read More

How to use Coffee for Diabetes

Fight diabetes while you’re having your coffee   N ext time you have your cup of Joe you might feel even more joy knowing that some substances in coffee are good for your diabetes or at least are inversely associated with the risk for DM type 2. New major studies are all suggesting the beneficial properties of […] Read More

Cannabis for Diabetes: You get High but Your Sugars get Low

Marijuana has beneficial effect controlling blood sugar levels and preventing diabetes   Medicinal properties of marijuana have been know to men for over 10,000 years but since the 1930’s this knowledge went into obscurity and its illegal status brought controversy and fear. California, Massachusetts, Maine and Nevada all passed measures in November legalizing recreational marijuana. California’s Prop. 64 measure allows adults […] Read More