Type 2 Diabetics! These 5 Metals Are Messing with Your Blood Sugar Balance

If you have type 2 diabetes, I’m sure you’ve been coached on the importance of balancing macronutrients such as carbs, protein, and fat. But when’s the last time your provider talked to you about your micronutrient status? Essential minerals classified as metals are consumed in our diets and are crucial for blood sugar regulation along with every biological function in …

Four Serious Illnesses Caused By Diabetes

Diabetes can be difficult to manage, but high blood sugar can signify that there’s a lot more wrong in your body than you previously thought. Often, an existing disease can lead to insulin resistance and vice versa. This link makes it hard to point fingers; which disease causes which? The answer is important, of course, but more importantly is the …

6 Staple Supplements Every Diabetic Should Know About

A lot of people who have type 2 diabetes (T2D) aren’t aware of the condition’s complexity. In fact, there is a dependent relationship between the condition and an individual’s hormones, immune system, metabolism, and other bodily systems. In other words, these components have direct and equal effects on one another. Diabetes is currently regarded as an inflammatory illness.1 That is …

It turns out you can teach rogue immune cells new tricks

Have you ever heard the saying, “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?” How about, “you can’t teach wayward immune cells how to function properly?” They may sound catchy, but there is not much truth to either of them. A new study is finding that much like an old dog; faulty immune system cells can be “retaught” how to …