Category Archives: Diabetes

Leading Preventable Cause of Death in America

Obesity is now the leading preventable cause of death in America by some estimates.  Others call the leading cause of death, “dietary,  lifestyle and metabolic risks” but this is really just a politically correct way to say obesity.   The prevalence of obesity in United States is skyrocketing.  It’s not clear why Americans are becoming… Continue Reading


After nearly 25 years in practice as a family doctor I have accumulated a large number of patients with diabetes.  Every day I see several patients for help managing their diabetes, and realize that many of them can use a bit of extra encouragement. I have set up @diabetictweets account to allow any patients with… Continue Reading