Diabetes is a disease that has been plaguing the human race since time memorial. Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease that affects all of the cells in the body. It is characterized by the body's ability to produce or burn sugar.
In a more accurate description, Diabetes is the condition wherein the body can not create, use, or store glucose. Glucose is found in the blood stream and it is the substance measured by doctors to determine the severity of the disease in a patient. There are two types of Diabetes, Type I and Type II Diabetes.
Type I Diabetes is called insulin-dependent Diabetes. It commonly occurs in children and takes place the moment the body stop producing insulin. In order to survive, the patients suffering from it have to take insulin injections on a daily basis.
Type II Diabetes occurs in older individuals. Here, the patient's body fails to produce insulin or is unable to use it properly. It usually strikes individuals who are overweight and has a history of diabetes in their family.
In Chinese medicine, acupuncture is the most common way to treat this disease.
There are also several effective herbs to fight it off.
Astragalus membranaceus has been used by countless of generations in treating diabetes, as far as Chinese heritage is concerned. This medicine could reduce the blood sugar level of the body, while improving kidney functions and ensuring the health of the nerves. When put to a test, this medicine had faired a high score of 97% effectiveness against type II diabetes.
Berberine appears in the list of Chinese herbs that can be used for diabetes. It can be obtained from the bark and roots of Chinese medicinal plants. If the plant can be used to heal wounds, chances are, it has high Berberine content. For diabetic patients, berberine works by activating a body enzyme that increases the sensitivity of the body tissues to insulin. The effect is lowered blood sugar level. Recent medical research had demonstrated the potency of this substance to diabetic patients.
Lianjin Chong, a doctor and director of Beijing's Red Cross Hospital, created the Yu Xiao San 8805 formula.
This Chinese medicine is designed to bring back the health and normal functions of the pancreas. The formula will also enhance the production of the insulin-producing cells of the body. Taking the therapy on a regular basis will effectively lower one's blood sugar levels while increasing the secret of insulin for better management of the disease. It also regulates the metabolism of carbohydrates, improves the circulation of the blood, and lowers blood cholesterol. The Yu Xiao San 8805 formula contains herbs like Radix Ginseng, and Clemetidis Chinensis, among others.
His formula has undergone a series of tests both in the United States and China and had produced best results in each one. The medicine is being used for many years now and in more than 50 countries worldwide.
It is also good to note is that this medicine does not produce …