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Re: [IP] Naturopaths
A year or so ago there was a thread on misc.health.diabetes regarding
these sort of claims. One of the regulars there made a simple statement
that I latched onto. Something like, with Type I diabetes [like me],
the pancrease doesn't work. Period. There is no insulin production.
If you try to control blood sugar with herbs or other non-insulin
treatments, you are trying to kill me. Insulin is essential. Perhaps
some of them can help with Type II, but there too he [and I] was quite
> Does anyone know about naturopaths? I went to an ADA meeting, and one
> the speaker. Trying to hustle customers, and he says he can cure Type
> 2 with
> herbs and the proper diet. (Also said he can cure Type 1, and he will
> us how later, but he didn't.) Is there anything to this?