Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome

Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome

July 9, 2021
Important Points: Metabolic syndrome Type 2 diabetes Blood sugar Insulin resistance Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome Metabolic syndrome can be defined as a cluster of conditions that increase one’s risk for heart disease and type 2 diabetes. The cardinal signs involved include increased blood pressure, high…

Refined grains, insulin resistance, and Type 2 Diabetes

Refined grains, insulin resistance, and Type 2 Diabetes

April 9, 2021
Important Points: Refined grains Whole grains Blood sugar Glycemic index Refined grains, insulin resistance, and Type 2 Diabetes Flour is hard to avoid during meal times. Breakfast options mainly consist of toast, bagels, cereal, and pancakes. Convenient lunches are sandwiches, wraps, pasta or pizza. Dinner…

Can artificial sweeteners disrupt blood sugar via its effect on gut bacteria?

Can artificial sweeteners disrupt blood sugar via its effect on gut bacteria?

May 29, 2020
Table of Contents: Blood sugar Artificial sweeteners Bacteria Can artificial sweeteners disrupt blood sugar via its effect on gut bacteria? According to a study presented at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) 2018 Annual Meeting, the use of low-calorie sweetener capsules altered…

RATS, FOOD & PRISONS – REVERSING THE DIABETES PANDEMIC WITH DR. PADDA

RATS, FOOD & PRISONS – REVERSING THE DIABETES PANDEMIC WITH DR. PADDA

April 10, 2020
We are living in a diabetes pandemic. But diabetes isn’t just about blood sugar, it’s systemic inflammation, incessant cravings-driven eating. It’s obesity. And it’s impacting our nation in ways most are completely unaware of. From our children’s exposure to the U.S. dietary regulations in our…