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Diabesity

Diabetes: Let Food Be Thy Medicine

Linda Larrowe Bergersen | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Larrowe Bergersen

The medical community should be in the forefront of directing patients toward better, natural foods, and, if need be, advising that any diabetic contact a certified nutritionist to help guide them away from diabetes.

How Diet Soda Makes You Fat (And Other Food And Diet Industry Secrets)

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

These ideas are false. They are food and diet industry propaganda that make and keep us fat and sick. Lies by the food industry combined with bad government policy based on food industry lobbying are the major cause of our obesity and diabetes epidemic.

Why Skinny Doesn’t Always Mean Healthy

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 10.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

The common wisdom is that if you are overweight you are unhealthy, and if you are thin, you are healthy. But new research points to just how dangerous being skinny can be -- if you are a "skinny fat" person, that is.

Why You Don't Have To Be Overweight To Be Unhealthy

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 08.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

We need to stand up in our homes, communities and schools and create healthy environments for kids. We need to take back our kids' taste buds, our kitchens and our homes, which have been hijacked by the food industry, and ban anything except real food.

How To Rewire Your Brain To End Food Cravings

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 05.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

I'm a food addict. We all are. Our brains are biologically driven to seek and devour high-calorie, fatty foods. The difference is that I have learned how to control those primitive parts of my brain. Anyone can do this if they know how.

Agent of Change of the Month: Dr. Mark Hyman

Rachel P. Goldstein | Posted 05.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Rachel P. Goldstein

Thanks to the doctors and healers in my life, not only have I benefited, but my family, friends and extensive social media networks have also been given the opportunity to absorb some of the top wellness wisdom out there today.

Pharmageddon: Can A New Weight Loss Drug Really Save Us?

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 04.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

There is a solution to our obesity epidemic. But it is not at the bottom of a pill bottle. It is at the end of our forks. It is simply more effective than any medication and works better, faster, and cheaper, not just as prevention, but also as treatment for what ails us in the 21st century.

New Cure For Chronic Disease Discovered

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 04.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

I realized we had to decentralize health care and put patients and communities at the center of the solution empowering them to create health, not simply treat disease. I realized that if you were sick, the best place to create health might not be the doctor or clinic but your own community.

8 Steps To Reversing Diabesity

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 01.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

This week I want to explain the real causes of diabesity and provide eight steps you can take to reverse this disease starting today.

The Silent Killer: Diabesity

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 01.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

One of every two of you have a deadly disease that's making you sick and will kill you, and 90 percent of you don't even know you have it.

Food Pantries Offering Nutrition Classes, Fighting The Fast Food Diet

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Children are going hungry in America. It's becoming irrefutable based on recent studies by government agencies and anti-hunger groups. These groups es...

The Fate of Our Children: Live Sicker, Die Younger

Darrin Nordahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Darrin Nordahl

How's this for a chilling forecast: the prevalence of diabetes in America will double in the next two-and-a-half decades.