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Resveratrol, Diabetes, and You

In a recent study, Resveratrol (a supplement derived from red grape skins), has been shown to improve glucose levels, insulin control, and blood pressure in people with type 2 diabetes.  This was a human randomized, double blind, placebo controlled study, the gold standard in medical research. It has been known for years that Resveratrol can [...]

By |2013-10-11T15:16:45-04:00October 11th, 2013|Nutrition, Wellness|0 Comments

Researchers find link between blueberries, grapes and apples and reduced risk of type 2 diabetes

Eating more whole fruits, particularly blueberries, grapes and apples, is associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, with greater fruit juice consumption having an adverse effect, a paper published today on bmj.com suggests. Increasing fruit consumption has been recommended for the prevention of many chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes. However, studies have [...]

By |2013-08-30T15:19:23-04:00August 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mercury Exposure Linked to Diabetes Risk

A recent study suggests that mercury exposure in young adulthood may be linked to an increased risk for diabetes later in life. Mercury is a neurotoxin, meaning it affects the nervous system. Mercury exposure may lead to excessive mercury levels in the body that can permanently damage or fatally injure the brain and kidneys. Mercury [...]

By |2013-07-15T14:50:55-04:00March 15th, 2013|Nutrition, Wellness|0 Comments

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COVID-19 UPDATE: Since we don't have COVID testing ability in the office, proper PPE for our providers and out of concern for our patients we’ve decided not to see patients experiencing respiratory symptoms in the office. We will still be seeing sick patients for concerns other than respiratory illness in the office. Patients with respiratory symptoms can be evaluated via tele-health. Please call the office to setup an appointment: 941-727-1243