Type 2 Diabetic Patients on Insulin Can Reduce or Eliminate Insulin with Lifestyle Change and Carbohydrate Restriction

Abstract Objective: Type 2 diabetes and obesity have become an epidemic. The aim of this study was to determine the response of type 2 diabetic patients on insulin through the use of dietary education, intense behavioral treatment, and lifestyle changes. Methods: Sixty-seven type 2 diabetics on insulin were followed in our disease management program, The … Continued

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A Low Carbohydrate Diet Effective in the Treatment of Obese or Diabetic Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Abstract Aim: Diet of Hope Institute specializes in the treatment of obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and metabolic syndrome. In 2011, a patient being treated at our clinic improved estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) from 46 to 80. The patient was obese, hypertensive and diabetic. She lost 10% of her body weight and was able to stop … Continued

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Maria Van Allen FNP-BC

Maria Van Allen is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner credentialed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and a Certified Nutrition Consultant. She began her career in health care by working at a traumatic brain injury unit which specialized in behavior modification. Since that time she has logged nearly eighteen years of experience in various … Continued

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Julie Bailey, FNP-C

Julie has been a certified family nurse practitioner after graduating with a master of science degree from University Of Phoenix in 2012. ¬†She received her bachelors degree in nursing from the University of Oklahoma and spent 12 years working in intensive care. After growing up in Michigan, she joined the Air Force and traveled across … Continued

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