Type 2 Diabetes

Testosterone to prevent type 2 diabetes mellitus in at-risk men

Middle-aged and older men who are overweight, tend to have lower testosterone levels. This is associated with higher incidence of type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome. Obesity and medical co-morbidities contribute to the decline in testosterone levels. A review and meta-analysis of observational studies, found that men with testosterone levels ≥15.6 nmol/L had a 42% reduced risk of type 2 diabetes, compared to those with testosterone levels ≤15.5 nmol/L.... Read More...

Reversing Type 2? It’s Happening

If a pill were released tomorrow bringing remission in 50% of people with Type 2 diabetes, there would be enormous interest. Doctors would start patients on it as the newest form of ‘best practice’. If this medication had, effectively, no side effects and promoted weight loss and reversed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), there would be a stampede.... Read More...