IRAK1 Gene May Be Missing Link Between Inflammation and Diabetes

Great news out of the University of Maryland School of Medicine! The epidemic of diabetes is soaring at alarming rates and costing the US BILLIONS of dollars. Most of these cases are type II related. This disease’s devastating effects stems from the insulin resistance in the body. The phenomenon as to why insulin resistance progresses into diabetes has kept scientists …

Weight Has Nothing To Do With Type 2 Diabetes

Weight Has Nothing To Do With Type 2 Diabetes. This is Dr. Wander of Integrated Health Center of Maryland. I’m constantly told patients that their doctor had told them to follow these instructions: lose weight, change your diet, and exercise. Now then I ask, “Well what you were told to do to lose weight and which exercises?” And I’m typically …

Why Don’t I Lose Weight Despite a Good Diet and Exercise?

Why Don’t I Lose Weight Despite a Good Diet and Exercise? Hello, I’m Dr. Wander from Integrated Health Center of Maryland located in Rockville, Maryland. It’s in the suburb in the Washington DC area covering Maryland, Northern Virginia, and obviously the DC area. Another common question we got asked is, “why can’t I lose weight despite diet and exercise?” Well, …

What SHOULD I Eat As a Type 2 Diabetic?

Hello, I’m Dr. Wander from Integrated Health Center of Maryland located in Rockville, Maryland. It’s in the suburb in the Washington DC area covering Maryland, Northern Virginia, and obviously the DC area. Another common question we got asked is “why can’t I lose weight despite diet and exercise. Well first of all we will never base the decision or recommendation …

Diabetes is an issue of Blood Vessels

Diabetes is an issue of Blood Vessels. In dealing with many diabetic patients, I am constantly puzzled that they don’t know the most common complications from actually having diabetes. You may or may not know but diabetes is not a blood sugar issue. It’s a blood vessel issue. The failure of the body to regulate the blood sugar is just …

How is Our Type 2 Diabetes Reversal Program Different?

How is Our Type 2 Diabetes Reversal Program Different than what I have done or I am doing right now? The answer is simple. Currently, if you were in a pharmacological model, you’re being treated for symptoms and/or lab values and are being given medication to cover up the symptoms which are just gonna bully your body’s physiology to make …

What Kind of Testing Do You Do for Type 2 Diabetics?

What Kind of Testing Do You Do for Type 2 Diabetics? Welcome back. I’m Dr. Steve Wander of Integrated Health Center of Maryland. Another common question I get is “Doc you told me I haven’t tested properly but what test are you gonna do? “ Well, testing is the key to finding the cause of your disease. And obviously, the …