Why is prescribing insulin wrong for type 2 diabetics?
Can changes in your diet cure type 2 diabetes?
In this episode of Body IO FM, Dr. Jason Fung discusses how he helps his patients manage and reverse type 2 diabetes through diet. He also explains how the all too common prescription of insulin to treat type 2 diabetes is wrong and causes insulin resistance.
Dr. Fung completed medical school and internal medicine at the University of Toronto before finishing his nephrology fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles at the Cedars-Sinai hospital. He joined Scarborough General Hospital in 2001 where he continues to practice.
To learn more about Dr. Fung’s work, click the following links:
The Two Big Lies of Type 2 Diabetes by Dr. Jason Fung. Click video screen to play.
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