Nutrition

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Diabetes: Red Wine or a Pill? You choose.

Source. Prescription medications for the management of type 2 diabetes, while effective for many patients, have been fraught with side effects including weight gain that can make the disease worse given its link with obesity. Would it be possible to replace the pill with natural alternatives?

NBC photo Contestants on NBC’s “Biggest Loser” In Woody Allen?s Sleeper, Miles awakens after a 200-year sleep, to a world in which healthy food choices have become topsy-turvy: Dr. Melik: (listing items Miles had requested for breakfast): “… wheat germ, organic honey, and… Tiger’s Milk.” Dr. Aragon: “Oh, yes. Those are the charmed substances that…

NBC’s “Biggest Loser” has become a phenomenon, with over 10 million regular viewers. There is no doubt that this show delivers dramatic entertainment. Sagas about victory of the human spirit, against all odds, are timeless. With the final four contestants being featured next week, I would like you to consider the message that this show…