Tag Archives: Nadia Al-Samarrie

Diabetes Health Type 2: Two Hundred Pound Loss Helps Phillip Get Off of Insulin and Metformin

How did Phillip Brenneman lose 200 pounds and get off insulin, metformin and his cholesterol and blood pressure medications?

The Garrett, Ind., man says he did it literally one step at a time. And in the beginning, even that was …

AskNadia: Can I Use Marijuana to Lower My Blood Sugar

Dear Nadia,

Is marijuana used to lower high blood sugar? if so, does this mean I have to refrain from the munchies to get the benefits?

Leah

Dear Leah:

The new Marijuana industry is still at its infancy in terms …

Diabetes Health Flashback from the First Ever Diabetes Blogger: It All Started With Tingling Fingers

About a month ago I was driving to Santa Cruz and noticed a tingling in my fingers. It got worse when I put my hands up on the steering wheel and better when I rested them on the bottom. During …

AskNadia: Is Bad Breath and Dry Mouth from My Diabetes

Dear Nadia,

Ever since I have had type 2 diabetes, I seem to have bad breath and a dry mouth. How do I know if this is from my diabetes?

Sean

Dear Sean:

Bad breath and dry mouth can be …