Are Diabetics Being Cheated?

A recent patient was concerned that despite watching her diet and taking her diabetes medication her hemoglobin A1C (HbA1c) keeps going up. Remember, HbA1c is a lab test that shows the average level of blood sugar (glucose) over the previous 3 months. It shows how...

A Dangerous Food Additive to Avoid

Read the labels on the foods you buy. Watch out for the ingredient carrageenan. Carrageenan is considered a harmless food additive by the US government. Unfortunately, medical research has proven otherwise. Carrageenan is known as Irish Moss and is actually a...