What causes insulin resistance syndrome, disease of civilization, metabolic syndrome?

26 Jun

When introducing metabolic syndrome at length in a previous post, I compared all of the symptoms such as diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure and high cholesterol to the tips of the iceberg.

Today we will discuss the iceberg itself. What is the iceberg? What is the underlying cause of all these symptoms? read more

When to Check Your Blood Glucose Levels

5 Jun

We discussed previously the importance of obtaining and using a BLOOD GLUCOSE MONITOR KIT (which includes a BLOOD GLUCOSE MONITOR, TEST STRIPS, LANCETS and ALCOHOL PADS} for someone who has diabetes.

When should one check their blood glucose levels? read more