Normalize Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Increasingly it's been accepted that glucose and insulin are at the core of a variety of dangerous diseases and health conditions: from Alzheimer's (now called type 3 Diabetes by some), to fatty liver syndrome, and type 2 diabetes, we're just now starting to understand how dangereous high blood glucose levels and insulin can be. Diabetes (T1) runs in my family. So concepts like insulin, gluconeogenesis (the process by which the liver creates new glucose), glycation are not new to me....

Navigating the wealth of misinformation COVID-19 edition

If you’ve ever had a hard time navigating the wealth of misinformation that we find all around ourselves, you’re not alone. During this pandemic, the amount of information, fake news, conspiracy theories, and weird stories has been so overwhelming that it is all too hard to discern the likely from the probable. Stories about the origin and the causes of the pandemic abound all over the place. While one story claims that the pandemic was a carefully planned strategy for world domination carried out by the world’s elite* (think Bill Gates), * another** claims that it all was a Chinese bio-warfare attack to gain control over the world....