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How Diabetes affects your VITAL organs.

November 19, 2018 21 Views No comments

Diabetes ranks among the top 10 causes of death among Chinese people. It is estimated that there are 116 million people with diabetes in Taiwan and China combined. The difficult thing about diabetes is that a stable blood sugar level is hard to control, which can lead to systemic complications, including retina damage, kidney disease, thickening and hardening of artery walls, etc. In more severe cases, it may cause blindness, dialysis, amputation and stroke. Famous Chinese medicine practitioner Dr. Li Sheng-Pu pointed out that using Chinese medicine to treat diabetes can restore the production function of islet glands so that patients can regain their physical strength and exercise, lowering the bodies blood sugar level naturally and stably, preventing future complications.

Dr. Li has treated a 70-year-old patient named Mr. Luo who has been diagnosed with diabetes for several years. Mr. Luo started a strict diet eating less sugar and oily food and eventually developed a fear of eating. He lost 17 lbs following this diet, where he often felt dizzy and fatigued from lack of nutrition. After being treated by Dr. Li using Traditional Chinese Medicine, the only diet changes he made was to avoid cold and sweet items. He’s gained 8 lbs back and has a great day to day energy, all while maintaining a balanced and healthy blood sugar level.

In Western medicine, they treat diabetes using hypoglycemic medication and insulin. Dr. Li Sheng-Pu says sometimes a side-effect would prevent the body from being able to absorb any sugar, causing rapid weight loss and a drop off in physical strength. Please take hypoglycemic medication and insulin with caution.

Dr. Li’s professional opinion is that diabetes is not just a problem with insulin and glucagon levels secreted by the islet glands, but also an issue with the spleen, stomach, liver, and kidneys. Diabetes may cause pernicious anemia, where there are insufficient red blood cells being produced and eventually damaging your kidneys. A good kidney is important for maintaining a good red blood cell count. A diabetic patient may have sudden drops in blood sugar levels, and when the liver cannot immediately convert sugar into glucose for the body to use, some severe symptoms may arise, such as Dizziness, cold sweats, and fainting. Meaning a healthy liver and kidney can also help you combat Diabetes.

Using Western medicine and Chinese medicine treatments together?

Dr. Li says Chinese medicine treatments are natural and work in sync with your diet, to make sure you have enough physical strength to exercise. He also believes that combining Chinese medicine with Western medicine to combat Diabetes may make the side effects less severe from western medication.

原文來自:健康醫療網
健康醫療網/記者郭庚儒報導

A meat lovers nightmare, constipation.

June 29, 2018 8 Views No comments

Do you love eating meat? Studies show that eating too much meat may cause higher chances of constipation with more severe cases leading to hemorrhoids. A lot of us really enjoy a good barbecue with lots of meat and often experience stomach issues or constipation afterwards. If you don't act fast to fix your constipation issues, it will lead to hemorrhoids.

Emotional Stress also a cause of constipation.

Dr. Li Sheng-Pu, a world-famous Chinese medicine doctor, says that constipation is not just caused by eating lots of meats. Many people experience constipation from emotional stress and tension. For example, many new trainees and recruits for any industry often get constipated because of nervousness. Dr. Li recommends other than eating fewer meals consisting heavily of meat, is that you need to constantly remind yourself not to be NERVOUS and stay RELAXED.

In order to confirm that tension has an effect on the digestive system, there was an experiment. Dr. Li Sheng Pu said that researchers monitored a dog’s stomach while using electromyogram to detect its electrical activity produced. The test found that when there was food placed in front of the dog, the digestive system would release a bile causing tension and excitement in the digestive system.

Dr. Li wants to remind you the digestive system thinks and is emotional too. Just like the brain, when nervous it sends signals for your hands and feet to feel cold or tremble and cold sweat. The same signals can make your digestive system array.

Steps to maintaining a healthier digestive system.

Dr. Li, stresses the importance of eating more fruit and vegetables, the ratio of fish and vegetables 4 to 6, so it maintains enough water and fiber in the digestive tract. If you lack either fiber or hydration its easy to become constipated. RELAX when using the restroom, do not use force or you will tense up your digestive system.


原文來自:健康醫療網
健康醫療網/記者關嘉慶報導