Obesity: Overeating Is Planned and Designed Into Our Foods

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Call me late to the game, this book came out last year, but I just read Dr. David Kessler's The End of Overeating, Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite. Wow! If you haven't read it, you should. It's never too late to tell someone about a good book. I can no longer look at food as anything but salt loaded on fat loaded on sugar. Read more

Islet Sheet Technology

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The Islet Sheet looks like a clear business card and feels wet and slick on the finger. You can see the islets, which look to the naked eye like fine white sand... Read more

Sweet Siphon

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“You know, it’s the funniest thing,” I’d say at lunch, wolfing down a turkey club with extra mayonnaise. “I’m feeling a little thirsty. Is anyone else feeling, you know, a little thirstier than normal?” Read more

The Regeneration of Beta Cells

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A new study shows alpha cells in the pancreas, the cells which secrete the hormone glucagon, can regenerate themselves into insulin-producing beta cells... Read more

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