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Amla is a Precious Gift From Nature to Humanity

Amla (Indian goosebery) can help with diabetes and many other diseases   About this plant Amla is a small to medium size tree reaching 8 – 10 m in height. The trunk is crooked with spreading branches. Leaves are oval shaped and short, the flowers are greenish yellow. The fruits are almost perfect spheres of about […] Read More

Agrimony Manages Diabetes by Repairing Liver Function and Protecting Nerves

Learn about the long term benefits of agrimony for diabetes   Latin name: Agrimonia eupatoria Other names: Common Agrimony, Church Steeples, Cockeburr, Sticklewort, Philanthropos, hemp agrimony, common Dutch agrimony, water agrimony, bastard hemp, Ackerkraut, Agrimonia, funffing, funffingerkraut, herbe d’aigremoine, herbe de saint-guillaume, liverwort, longyacao, odermenning, potentilla, roadside rosaceae, sticklewort, woodland groovebur. Overview T his plant was […] Read More

Can you Become Type II Diabetic by Eating too Much Sugar?

Sugar and diabetes have more associations than not   H ow much sugar can you consume if you have diabetes? A common question, but not so easy to be answered. We cannot say that sugar is responsible for causing diabetes. But we can surely say, sugar is more involved with diabetes then many would like […] Read More

How to Control High Blood Sugar Naturally

Control blood sugar naturally, a better way to reverse diabetes   Blood sugar overview H ow high is too high? Normal blood sugar should be at 100 mg/dl, but blood sugar fluctuates throughout the day and depending on your baseline there are different goals for different people. You can set your own “normal” baseline. If your blood sugar […] Read More

Why the American Diabetes Association recommended diet doesn’t work – here’s why

The right diet can eliminate insulin and glucose production completely – but we’re not using it   The so called “diabetic diet” doesn’t exist. Sorry to break it to you. But the reason it doesn’t work is because it is all based on managing carbohydrates. But it doesn’t matter how much you manage carbs – […] Read More

Chili Peppers for Diabetes – the Hot Flames That Will Burn up Your High Sugar

Chili Peppers Offer a Wide Range of Medicinal Properties   C hili peppers: Latin name Capsicum annuum, common names are chilli pepper, bell pepper, paprika, cayenne, jalapenos, chitlepin, and Christmas pepper. It is a native plant of Central and South America. They belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Chili peppers has many variations. Red peppers are part of a group […] Read More

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

How to use the Food Glycemic Index, What is Important and What is not

Learn what is important about using the glycemic index chart   Glycemic index is a chart indicating how much sugar (glucose) each food groups will add to your blood sugar levels. Traditional diabetes management encourage you to keep a constant control of carbohydrates consumed. Even though this is a good idea it will not permanently […] 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

Don’t Throw Away your Liver – You Need it More Than you Think

When talking about diabetes – the liver gets little attention   When it comes to diabetes, the liver which is the second largest organ in the body is – largely ignored. The pancreas and its failure to produce insulin gets all the attention. If you know a little more then you know about insulin resistance. […] Read More