Diabetes type I & diabetes type II
What is Diabetes?
Diabetes means having too much glucose in the blood which can
lead to serious health problems. Diabetes are type 1 diabetes
and type 2 diabetes. Diabetes symptoms vary depending on the
type of diabetes:
● Frequent urination
● Extreme hunger
● Sudden weight loss
● Sores and wounds that do not heal
● Recurring infections
Type 1 diabetes can develop at any age but mostly below the age
of 40. Type 2 diabetes can develop at any age especially above
time, high glucose level in the blood levels can cause serious complications
hardening of the arteries leading to heart disease,
blood pressure, kidney failure and sometimes
● Insulin to all type 1 diabetes and to most type 2
diabetes (oral, injections or insulin pump)
● Oral medications to stimulate the pancreas to produce
insulin, or to inhibit the liver from releasing glucose or to
block the action of stomach enzymes that break down
● Transplantation (pancreas transplant).
effects: high risk of infection, organ injury and
Available diabetes traditional treatments are
medicine of the first
degree among the seven levels of medicine. The current diabetes
medications are expensive because it has to be taken for the
rest of the patient's life, not really a cure and have
side effects including long-term use of insulin which leads
in alternative natural medicine
natural law of duality (where expansion = yin, contraction =
yang), both diabetes
type I and diabetes type II are expansive
(increased blood sugar).
Diabetes is triggered by a passing illness or crisis. But
the underlying cause of diabetes, like
the accumulation of
eating habits that
natural law of duality and produce imbalance and lowered immunity. Diabetes
type II is an illness of the third stage among
the seven stages of
illness. Diabetes type I is an illnesses of the fifth
is directly related to the pancreas, so the liver-heart should also be considered in natural treatment. Heart-liver are mother-father of the pancreas in
the five elements theory of natural medicine.
alternative treatment and cure
Food is best natural treatment. Foods affect diabetes positively
or adversely depending on their type. Foods that restore natural
balance cure diabetes (especially diabetes type II) naturally without
expansive, and expansive foods ( Sugar, parsley,
etc.) will make diabetes worse. Foods that cause contraction will naturally cure
With the right diet, diabetes type II and diabetes type I
(if treated early), can be cured completely.
takes from a couple of months to a year to cure diabetes
on its severity and type I or type II.
Healthy mind in a healthy body
seven conditions of good health include mental well being.
Many diabetes cases are naturally associated with
psychological distress, sometimes
especially if diabetes complications
involved ( gangrene,
pressure, GI disturbances). Improvement in diabetes results
naturally in psychological improvement. Becoming less
preoccupied or overwhelmed
daily with physical symptoms. This allows time to
meditate and be more hopeful and productive.
Diabetes and macrobiotics
Curing diabetes does not require eating Japanese food
Most people believe that
macrobiotics means eating exotic Japanese foods.
is a misconception. Macrobiotics is not just a diet. When we
understand macrobiotics, we understand the laws of nature
that govern our health and our being.
macrobiotic diet does not work for some people. Why?
If you have diabetes and tried macrobiotics,
the #7 diet, but it did not work for you, then the foods you
selected are not appropriate for your diabetes.
principles, used correctly, help
foods to eat and
the foods to avoid (some permanently and some temporarily) for treating
and curing diabetes.
. Yin foods for Yang illnesses, Yang foods for Yin illnesses
Diabetes vitamin and
Food is best medicine. With a carefully designed diet for
diabetes, there is no need for
vitamin and mineral supplements. Some
can aggravate diabetes when taken randomly, especially if there
are complications from diabetes. Vitamin C can have severe adverse effects on
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