Category Archives: Diabetes

More on obesity, morbid obesity, diabetes and risks

Well this study shows mild obesity increases life expectancy but also cardiac events.

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Mystery of the paradox of obesity

Obese type II diabetics live longer and have less cardiovascular events.

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Betrayal Of The Public Trust…And How To Fight Back

Last week’s article, which detailed officialdom’s unrelenting war on e-cigarettes, generated plenty of e-mail and commentary—100 percent of which was favorable. Many commenters were truly dismayed how the public trust could be betrayed by money, egos, fanaticism, or a combination of the three. Others asked how they could fight back; more on that later.

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Let’s see what Goldilocks says about treating blood sugars in diabetics

Oh my, says goldilocks, be careful, don’t treat to strictly, it might cause problems.

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Let’s review the diabetes situation–and the “experts” that inhabit the scene

I put up the diabetes discussion, but after reviewing it, I thought it needed a more intense inquiry.

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Here we go–diabetes, type II, is overdiagnosed and over treated?

I do not deny that diabetes is a serious problem.

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How NOT to Help Diabetics

On November 21st, the Washington Post ran a Special Report on diabetes, featuring a series of supposedly informative articles. The report was sponsored by Novo Nordisk, a big name (maybe the biggest) in diabetes care. No doubt, they have every interest in getting people off their meds… Continue reading