Category: Insulin

The Relationship between Obesity and Hormone Replacement

The Relationship between Obesity and Hormone Replacement 

 

This newsletter is a follow up to the previous newsletter (see May issue) on obesity. Why am I so concerned about obesity as it relates to hormone replacement? Because the science shows us that there is increased risk for patients who are insulin resistant, maintain high blood insulin/glucose values and have increased visceral adipose tissue (VAT).

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But I eat a balanced diet, exercise and take a multivitamin

BUT I EAT A BALANCED DIET, EXERCISE AND TAKE A MULTIVITAMIN

Many people lead healthy lifestyles, yet some individuals still have deficiencies. Why?

Is Your Body Saying YES to the Supplements you are Taking?
Are You WASTING Your $$$?

I have been practicing pharmacy for many years.

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Vitamin D Deficiency Linked More Closely to Diabetes than Obesity

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked More Closely to Diabetes than Obesity
Study finds direct correlation between low vitamin D levels, glucose metabolism

Newswise – Washington, DC – People who have low levels of vitamin D are more likely to have diabetes, regardless of how much they weigh, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
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Simple Guidelines for Preventing and Managing Diabetes

Simple Guidelines for Preventing & Managing Diabetes

If you’ve been diagnosed with Diabetes mellitus (DM), or even pre-diabetes, don’t take it lightly. Follow treatment plans and lifestyle recommendations. Left untreated, diabetes can lead to many complications such as heart disease, blindness, kidney failure, and lower-extremity amputations.

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