Diabetes and Morning High Blood Sugar

(Source) For people taking insulin for diabetes, blood sugar levels are often elevated in the morning (hyperglycemia). This is likely caused by inadequate amounts of long-acting insulin before dinner or at bedtime. Morning high blood sugar is referred to as either the...

Clinical Applications for Berberine

Clinical Applications for Berberine Health-e-Solutions comment: Berberine is well-researched relative to most other supplements for the treatment of diabetes. It has considerable research showing it is safe and effective for managing blood sugars – as effective as...

Cinnamon Lowers Blood Sugar Moderately

Cinnamon Lowers Blood Sugar Moderately (Source) Cinnamon Lowers Blood Sugar Moderately – Are cinnamon’s effects adequate to have a serious impact on blood sugar, or are we barking up the wrong tree? (pun intended) There is a certain allure to the idea that...

Is Hidden Fungus Making You Ill?

(Source) Frequent use of antibiotics disrupts the normal balance between healthy bugs in the gut (lactobacillus, bifidobacter, e. coli) and other potentially dangerous bugs, including yeasts, bacteria, and occasionally parasites. These bad bugs are usually present in...

Sugar, Inflammation and Longevity

(Source) The sweetness of sugar directly affects the stomach, spleen and pancreas. Sugar burns hot in the gut which is exactly what we like about it. It sets off a fire in the belly and lifts our energy for a time. The digestive system is naturally nourished and...

Is Fructose As Addictive As Alcohol?

(Source) Fructose, which literally means “fruit sugar,”* sounds so sweet and innocent. And indeed, when incorporated into the diet in moderate amounts in the form of fruit – always organic and raw, when possible – it’s about as pure and wholesome as a...

Can Beta Cells Regenerate Through Nutrition?

Can Beta Cells Regenerate Through Nutrition? (Source) Health-e-Solutions comment: Can Beta Cells Regenerate Through Nutrition? Nearly all of the studies listed are on alloxan-induced diabetic rats. This research is encouraging, but much more research must be done to...

Berberine Efficacy with Type 2 Diabetes

Berberine Efficacy with Type 2 Diabetes (Excerpt) Berberine Efficacy with Type 2 Diabetes: The hypoglycemic effect of berberine was reported in 1988 when it was used to treat diarrhea in diabetic patients in China. Since then, berberine has often been used as an...

Berberine Herb Works in Many Ways

Berberine Herb Works in Many Ways (Source) The berberine herb works. Berberine, long used as a remedy in China and India for intestinal and lung infections or topically for various skin conditions, has been “discovered” in recent years in the western world and is now...

The Doctor Is In: The Dawn Phenomenon

By: Dr. Mona Morstein www.drmonamorstein.com The physiological event known as the “Dawn Phenomenon” (DP) is a frustrating effect for nearly every diabetic patient, whether they have T2, T1.5, or T1.  The DP is the main reason fasting glucose levels are usually the...