Reversing Type 2 Diabetes By Ignoring The Guidelines

Great talk about reversing Type 2 diabetes from Dr. Sarah Hallberg who also co-wrote this NYTimes article decrying the FDA’s approval of a type of bariatric surgery that has been described as medically approved bulimia as a standard option for treating Type Continue reading Reversing Type 2 Diabetes By Ignoring The Guidelines

Low Carb Diet or Bariatric Surgery? It’s a No Brainer

Bariatric Surgery or Low Carb?

I read this illuminating article from the NY Times with a strong sense of frustration. The focus on instant gratification and quick fix band-aid solutions, underwritten by a profit-focused system that pervades in our hyper capitalist society, will surely bite Continue reading Low Carb Diet or Bariatric Surgery? It’s a No Brainer

The Devil’s Pills: Statins and their horrible side effects

A bit of an exaggeration, calling statins the devil’s pills, no?  Actually, that was what my mother considered them for the seven years she was on simvastatin Zucor, taking 10 mg of those hated pills diligently and daily, because that Continue reading The Devil’s Pills: Statins and their horrible side effects