Tag: diabetes

Metformin & DPPOS – 15-year results

Metformin & DPPOS – 15-year results

The long-term results of the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) tell us that the beneficial effect of metformin in terms of preventing or delaying the progression of diabetes persists over the entire 15 years of follow-up, and it’s looking to persist into the predictable future. In the original publication of the

Can You Live Without a Liver

The liver is a vital organ in the body. it is located in the upper right quadrant of the abdomen, below the diaphragm. The liver has a lot of functions, Such as detoxification of various metabolites, protein synthesis, and the production of biochemicals necessary for digestion. It is the largest

Dr. Stephen Phinney on Nutritional Ketosis and Ketogenic Diets (Part 1)

Dr. Stephen Phinney on Nutritional Ketosis and Ketogenic Diets (Part 1)

– Hi, I’m Steve Phinney, and I am the chief medical officer of Virta Health. This is going to be the first of four talks I’m gonna be presenting on ketogenic diets and how they are effective and safe in treatment of various conditions. This first talk will be an

Magnesium: A Natural Way To Treat Constipation, Insomnia and Muscle Tension

Magnesium: A Natural Way To Treat Constipation, Insomnia and Muscle Tension

Magnesium is essential to life, period. It just is. It’s one of the most prevalent minerals in the body. It’s involved in over 300 metabolic pathways in the body. You’re never going to get adequate magnesium in a multivitamin. Magnesium is found in dark, leafy greens. Almonds are a really