Type II Diabetes: Health Obstacles, and Tools for Healing
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Over 29 million people in the United States have diabetes. In adults 20 and older, more than one in every 10 people suffers from diabetes, and in seniors that figure rises to more than one in four. Type 2 diabetes represents 90-95 percent of all diabetes cases.
People can reduce the complications of diabetes by getting support, good medical care, and learning how to make some lifestyle changes.
Harry McIlroy, MD is an integrative physician certified with the Institute for Functional Medicine. Before medical school and completion of residency at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Harry had a background in nutrition and obtained a Master’s in acupuncture and Chinese medicine. He strives to provide patients with health tools that empower them to improve their well being.
Michael Bedar, MA, is Co-Director of the East Bay Healing Collective, and author of, Sweet Healing, A Whole Health Journey. He also helped found the project that became the documentary film”Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days.” As a storyteller, speaker, spiritual counselor, and author, his work has inspired people to be honest about their experience of being blocked in their health, and move into wellness practices.
You can find out more at www.readsweethealing.com.