TYPE 2 DIABETES
Our Diabetes 12-week Program utilizes acupuncture, Chinese herbs, supplements, and diet. We specialize in Diabetes Education and treating type 2 Diabetes with Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Facts About Diabetes in the USA
Total: 34.2 million people have diabetes (10.5% of the US population)
Diagnosed: 26.9 million people, including 26.8 million adults
Undiagnosed: 7.3 million people (21.4% are undiagnosed)
Total: 88 million people aged 18 years or older have prediabetes (34.5% of the adult US population)
65 years or older: 24.2 million people aged 65 years or older have prediabetes
Our Diabetes Management Program
Our Diabetes Management Program utilizes acupuncture, Chinese herbs, and diet and aims to:
• reduce blood glucose levels.
• reduce insulin resistance
• improve the function of the gastrointestinal tract.
with the overall aim of reducing your natural blood glucose levels and reducing or eliminating the need for diabetes medication.
What to Expect
As treatment progresses, we aim to help you to:
Reduce your insulin resistance
Lower your blood pressure
Lower your cholesterol
Increase your energy
We also aim to help you reduce (and where possible) stop taking your diabetes and blood pressure medications (working in conjunction with your Medical Doctor).
…all by using acupuncture and Chinese herbs to improve your digestion and by teaching you how to eat correctly to reduce and stabilize your blood glucose and insulin levels.
Note: this program requires you to commit to a dietary change and results will vary from person to person. Treatment progress requires regular monitoring by us and your other health practitioners regarding medications.
Benefits of the Diabetes Prevention Program
• If you are pre-diabetic your body is already developing insulin resistance and you are well on your way to developing diabetes. The program can help you reduce your insulin resistance.
• If you are already a diabetic (type 2) and are tired of taking ever-increasing dosages of medications, being overweight, and worrying about your health, this treatment program can help you lose weight and reduce insulin resistance with the aim of reducing the need for diabetes medications.
About Naturally Gazania Acupuncture and Wellness Diabetes Prevention Program
• The Diabetes Prevention Program is 12-week
• You will see our Traditional Chinese Medicine Physician once a week
We will prescribe you herbs weekly to address organ system deficiency
Acupuncture treatments based on your weekly diagnosis along with Clinically proven Diabetes protocols
Make supplement recommendations that are important to the success of our diabetes program
Nutrition and Exercise (Qi Gong) Counseling
• We will monitor your pulse, weight, measurements, and blood pressure.
• When you get good results from the 12 weeks of treatment, keep going until you reach your goal blood glucose levels and weight.
• You will need to regularly check in with your Medical Doctor or diabetes educator to monitor any required changes to medications or dosage.
What To Do Next
We can be a part of your Diabetes Care Team.
At this visit, we will undertake to:
Uncover the root cause of your symptoms
Discover any obstacles to healing
Analyze and make our working diagnosis
Create an Action Plan for losing weight and reducing your insulin resistance that very day!