Type-2 Diabetes

Five Ways to Reduce Your Sugar Intake

November 12, 2021

Glucose is a necessary part of life. It sustains every cell in our body and without it we would not […]

The Staggering Cost of Diabetes in the US

February 15, 2021

Back in 2007, statistics courtesy of the American Diabetes Association pegged the total cost of diagnosed diabetes treatment in the […]

Dr. Ballard: The CORONADO Study on Outcomes for COVID Patients with Diabetes and Obesity

August 18, 2020

Early on in the coronavirus pandemic, the Center for Disease Control identified obesity and diabetes as characteristics that increased individual’s […]

Why Have Weight Loss Surgery Series – Diabetes

July 21, 2020

Diabetes has been definitively linked to obesity. In fact, due to the excess weight and obesity epidemic in the United […]

Why the Gastric Bypass Is So Effective Against Type Two Diabetes

June 18, 2020

One of the great advantages but also mysteries of the gastric bypass over the past several decades has been its […]

All Soda, Including Diet Soda May Cause Early Death

November 4, 2019

The beverage industry is anchored, in large part, by soda sales. And this makes a lot of sense. Not only […]

Hidden Sugars and How To Find Them

February 25, 2019

As if making healthy eating choices wasn’t challenging enough, here we are facing maybe one of our greatest nutritional epidemics […]

Obesity & Diabetic Eye Disease Risk

February 10, 2019

Eyes are the windows to the soul, and keeping your body healthy helps to keep those windows operating smoothly! If […]

Bariatric Surgery for Those Suffering from Type-2 Diabetes or GERD

July 15, 2018

Bariatric surgery is primarily a disease improvement and resolution procedure. In other words, weight loss is simply a secondary benefit. […]

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