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  • Natural Diabetes Treatments - Berberine
    Natural Diabetes Treatments - Berberine

    The purpose of using drugs to control blood sugar levels is rooted in the extraordinarily effective use of insulin to treat type I diabetes patients who otherwise would die in diabetic keto-acidosis. ...

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  • SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 Part III – Drugs to Treat Diabetes
    SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 Part III – Drugs to Treat Diabetes

    Treatment of diabetes by the medical community used to be straight-forward. Insulin (usually pig-derived) was administered and the patients’ condition improved (usually) but was by no means cured. ...

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  • SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 - Part II
    SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 - Part II

    Having gone through the statistics about diabetes and pre-diabetes, the second part of the symposium related to current standard-of-care treatment of the disease. Blood sugar control depends upon a ...

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  • SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 - Part I
    SouthWest Diabetes Symposium 2019 - Part I

    Part 1 – some 500 physicians and other practitioners gathered in Scottsdale, AZ to learn the most recent trends in the care of patients with diabetes. Some statistics: 695,000 people are diagnosed ...

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  • Statins for diabetics?
    Statins for diabetics?

    2015 guidelines from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) recommend a statin (cholesterol-lowering) drug for almost everyone with diabetes. The 2018 guidelines from the American Diabetes ...

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