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Archive for July, 2003

How Insulin Functions in a Normal Body

Friday, July 18th, 2003 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Insulin is a self-correcting hormone which ebbs and flows as the body needs it. Insulin is part of an exquisitely-controlled system that signals the cells when to use energy, the liver when to produce it, the hunger centers when we ...

Nine Surprising Diabetes Risks For Texans

Thursday, July 3rd, 2003 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Many individuals in Dallas, Houston and other places around Texas don't know that they may be slowly working toward a permanent, chronic disease -- diabetes. Untreated, diabetes can lead to heart and blood pressure problems, dependence on insulin shots, blindness, ...