The “Cure” for Diabetes – Are They Kidding?

As many of you know by now, they are now pushing lap-band surgery as a first-line therapy for type II diabetes.  This is quite a dramatic turn around since it used to be designated as the therapy of last resort. So what are the implications of this new recommendation?  Well, to me it indicates that [...]

Hey Doc Series/ Type II Diabetes

Hey Doc… I have type II diabetes and I am taking Avandia.  I read an article in the Desert Sun recently that this may cause heart attacks.  If this drug can cause death, how come my doctor hasn’t said anything? Can something else be done to treat my diabetes? -J.R.  In Indian Wells ------------------------------------------------------------------------------  Dear [...]

By | 2012-02-03T23:19:45+00:00 February 3rd, 2012|Hey Doc|0 Comments