The death rate in patients with multiple comorbid conditions of metabolic dysfunction is vastly greater than the general population. Less than 12.2% of the US population does not have severe metabolic inflammation or metabolic dysfunction. Profoundly, the very drug class that is the preferred for blood pressure management in metabolic syndrome, may dramatically increase Coronavirus
I think hospital workers may be getting more infected because of the design of the ventilators. They are an open loop. They are not like an anesthesia ventilator which is a closed-loop. This virus is airborne and exhaled. There is no scavenger in the normal ICU ventilator.
Diabetes isn’t just about bloods sugar, it’s systemic inflammation, incessant cravings-driven eating. It’s obesity. And it’s impacting our nation in ways most are completely unaware of. From our children’s exposure to the US dietary regulations in our public schools and the rise in ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder), to behavioural issues in the prison system where
Are only 1 in 8 adults considered healthy? According to data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2009-2016, less than 12.2% of the US population is now considered metabolically healthy. This should give everyone pause. We spend a ton of money on healthcare, yet the population seems to be getting sicker. Our entire
Do you think smoking or obesity would have a higher hazard ratio? When looked at in context, the answer might surprise you. Hazard ratio (HR) is the ratio of the hazard rates corresponding to the conditions described by two levels of an explanatory variable. The HR has also been defined as the ratio of (risk
Continued treatment with insulin in type 2 diabetes continues to create issues with the body, which can eventually lead to more serious diseases. It's important to distinguish between symptoms and problems, lest we throw more fuel on the fire. Insulin is a both a signaling and a growth hormone, which causes cells such as muscle