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Dr. Sears' Blog

Anyone Can Have Insulin Resistance

 

We think of insulin resistance as only being associated with diabetes. It is true that 100% of both diabetics and pre-diabetics (i.e., those.

Gaining it Back: The Science behind The Biggest Loser’s Failure

 

An article recently appeared in Obesity Journal that suggest that the future of America’s health is in danger. The article, which followed.

The Real Key for Reversing Diabetes

 

If you've been told you have Type 2 Diabetes, chances are, you were also told that you had better get used to it, and that it will be a.

Can Diabetes Be Prevented Even Before Birth?

 

More than a decade ago, researchers at the Centers for Disease Control estimated that the lifetime risk of developing diabetes for children born.

New Breakthroughs in Treating Diabetes

 

I had the opportunity to read a fascinating little article in the July issue of Diabetes Care (1). What was interesting about this article is.

The Way Diets Are Rated Is Flawed

 

Sometimes I just have to roll my eyes when I hear about nutritional experts rating diets. The reason is that apparently none of the “experts”.

Do Exercise & Diet Reduce Heart Disease for Diabetics?

 

That's a good question after the June 24 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine reported on the failure of long-term diet and exercise to.

Why To Avoid Statins in Drinking Water

 

It is amazing that only after the patent expiration of the best-selling statin drug of all time (i.e. Lipitor) that the FDA finally admitted.

Hard Times Are Ahead for Diabetes

 

Last month was a red-letter month for the future of mankind as the world population passed 7 billion. Unfortunately, this fact dovetails with.

Even If You’re Fat, You May Be Healthy

 

It is well known from epidemiological studies that about 30 percent of obese individuals and 50 percent of overweight individuals are relatively.

Zone Diet Validation Studies

 

Review published literature to see how the Zone Diet and findings from Dr. Barry Sears stack up in various areas of nutritional research,.

Where Does Fat Go?

 

Many years ago I saw a great cartoon of farmer harvesting bales of fat on a tractor with the caption reading, “That’s where they grow fat”. Now.

Gastric Bypass Surgery: A Solution or Admitting Defeat?

 

Last week the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) announced that gastric bypass surgery is a cost-effective treatment for type 2 diabetes..

Reduce Diabetes Risk by Drinking Coffee

 

One of the great controversies in nutrition is the role of coffee and human health. On the one hand, coffee is the primary source of polyphenols.

Simple Dietary Changes Ease Diabetes Risk

 

Since 1980s the number of individuals with diabetes in the United States has nearly tripled to an astonishing 17 million (1), leading.