Alleviate High Blood Sugar with Cinnamon, Chromium and Bitter Melon

Alleviate High Blood Sugar with Cinnamon, Chromium and Bitter Melon (Source) The first step to alleviate high blood sugar is to stop eating any refined sugar or white sugar. Read packaging for hidden sugars in processed foods such as corn sweeteners. Or better yet,...

Bitter Melon Diabetes Benefits

Bitter Melon Diabetes Benefits (Source) Bitter Melon Diabetes Benefits: A new study has shown that the juice of bitter melon, a commonly eaten vegetable in Asia and Africa, markedly suppresses the growth of pancreatic tumors in mice by disrupting the cancer...

Bitter Melon Prevents Pancreatic Cancer

Bitter Melon Juice Prevents Pancreatic Cancer (Source) A University of Colorado Cancer study published in the journal Carcinogenesis shows that bitter melon juice restricts the ability of pancreatic cancer cells to metabolize glucose, thus cutting the cells’...

Bitter Melon, Prickly Pear, Diabetes

Bitter Melon, Prickly Pear, Diabetes (Source) Bitter Melon, Prickly Pear, Diabetes. The Indians, among other Asians, and Latin Americans have been planting and nourishing themselves of natural insulin vegetables and glucose regulating food for a long time. Your...

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...

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...

Soon, Bitter Gourd Without the Bitterness

(Source ) Diabetics, who want to keep their blood glucose level under check the natural way, can now comfortably drink karela (bitter gourd) juice. Vegetable scientists have developed a bitter gourd, which is not bitter, but is, in fact, highly palatable. A team of...

Nutrient Profile: Bitter Melon (Momordica Charantia)

(Excerpt) Abstract Bitter melon has a long history of use as a hypoglycemic agent. Its hypoglycemic effects have been explored to the greatest extent and have aided in our understanding of its pharmacology and mechanism of action, leading to several studies looking at...

Bitter Melon Produces Sweet Results For Diabetes

(Excerpt) Scientists have uncovered the therapeutic properties of bitter melon, a vegetable and traditional Chinese medicine, that make it a powerful treatment for Type 2 diabetes. Teams from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research and the Shanghai Institute of...

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...

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...