Ask the Doctors answers a few of your most-asked questions this month

By Ask the Doctors • October 19, 2022

Learn more about incorporating whole, cooked black beans into your diet to improve blood sugar levels.

By Ask the Doctors • January 31, 2022

The first participant in the trial not only decreased his daily insulin use by 91%, but for the first time in his life, his body is producing insulin in response to blood sugar fluctuation

By Ask the Doctors • January 7, 2022

Insulin resistance not only leaves the cells of the body short on fuel, but it can also lead to a range of health problems

By Ask the Doctors • October 15, 2021

Understanding and managing diabetes

By Ask the Doctors • December 11, 2020

Understanding insulin therapy

By uclahealth • August 9, 2020

Dear Doctor: What are the benefits of apple cider vinegar? I hear about it on social media, but I don’t understand how vinegar can lead to weight loss or help me control my blood sugar. My mom is a big proponent [...]

By Ask the Doctors • August 17, 2018

Dear Doctor: I was recently diagnosed with fatty liver. I researched it a bit, and learned that people with this condition can have a pregnant-looking stomach. Although I've been considered slim my whole life, for the last 8 or 9 years I've looked about 6 months pregnant. Please tell me [...]

By Ask the Doctors • June 4, 2018

Dear Doctor: My job requires me to sit in front of a computer for at least 8 hours a day. When I come home, I usually watch television for a few hours before going to bed. Is being so sedentary bad for me? Dr. Robert [...]

By Ask the Doctors • April 10, 2018

I was sick with uncontrollable diabetes. I would puff up and my face would look like a strawberry. I got Cushing's disease. It affected my left leg and I kept falling. My bones deteriorated and I broke my ankle in 3 places. I was anxious and depressed. I had surgery [...]

By Betty • September 11, 2017