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Diabetes breakthrough

Posted by marie26 (My Page) on
Fri, Dec 15, 06 at 19:29

This is still in the very early stages. From the article:

"Diabetic mice became healthy virtually overnight after researchers injected a substance to counteract the effect of malfunctioning pain neurons in the pancreas.

"I couldn't believe it," said Dr. Michael Salter, a pain expert at the Hospital for Sick Children and one of the scientists. "Mice with diabetes suddenly didn't have diabetes any more."

Here is a link that might be useful: Article


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RE: Diabetes breakthrough

Very interesting Marie! Thanks for posting that.


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RE: Diabetes breakthrough

This seems to primarily affect type 1 diabetes but still very interesting. Has anyone here tried vinegar or pickles before a meal? I understand that it has proven very effective in prediabetics, prevents the high sugar spikes. Further studies are being done but that is also interesting.


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