CHECK YOUR PERSONAL STATS (EASY)
Some Important facts:
IN THE USA OVER 46% OF THE ADULT POPULATION IS EITHER DIABETIC OR PREDIABETIC (114 MILLION ADULTS IN 2015)
THE MAJORITY OF PREDIABETICS DON'T KNOW IT & 24% OF DIABETICS ARE UNDIAGNOSED
DIABETES IS THE 7TH LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE USA & CAN IMPACT EVERY ORGAN IN YOUR BODY
PRIMARY RISK SYMPTOM: BEING OVERWEIGHT - 87.5% OF US ADULTS ARE , WITH 61% BEING OBESE OR SEVERELY OBESE
DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH OBESITY & DIABETES ARE CURRENTLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATHS OF 2 OUT OF 3 AMERICANS
THESE DISEASES IN THE US ALONE COST ALMOST $400 BILLION ANNUALLY (STROKE, HEART DISEASE, ALZHEIMER'S, CANCER)
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE IS THE 6TH LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE USA
1 IN 3 SENIORS DIES WITH DEMENTIA; IT KILLS MORE THAN BREAST CANCER & PROSTATE CANCER COMBINED
ALZHEIMER'S ALONE COST $277 BILLION IN 2018 AND WILL BANKRUPT MEDICARE WITHOUT CHANGES
HEART DISEASE IS THE NUMBER ONE CAUSE OF DEATH IN AMERICA. IT AFFECTS EIGHTY-ONE MILLION AMERICANS AND IS THE CULPRIT IN ONE OF EVERY TWO DEATHS IN THE USA.
MOST HEART ATTACKS ARE PREVENTABLE - EVEN IF THE HEART DISEASE RUNS IN THE FAMILY.
Statistical Analysis of Covid-19 Cases in 6 Metro Areas
Dr. John Ioannidis is one of the best recognized and respected medical statisticians in the world. He just completed an analysis of Covid-19 in California. The infection rate is 50-85 X previously thought. This means that the death rate is much lower on a % basis and is about the same rate as seasonal influenza. If you are 65 +, your risk of death is 60-70 X that of younger people.
“…Dr. John Ioannidis discusses the results of three preliminary studies, (including his latest, which shows a drastically reduced infection fatality rate); the worrisome effects of the lockdown; the Swedish approach; the Italian data; the ups and downs of testing; the feasibility of "contact tracing", and much more….”
Short summary of interview ( ~ 3 mins):
Full interview ( > 1 hour):
National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017 Estimates of Diabetes and Its Burden in the United States:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017. Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services; 2017.
Nutrition Science Initiative: NUSI by the Numbers (2015);
2018 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures from the Alzheimer's Association:
Beat the Heart Attack Gene: The Revolutionary Plan to Prevent Heart Disease, Stroke, and Diabetes – February 4, 2014
The Diabetes Code: Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally - 2018 by Jason Fung, MD. Greystone Books, Ltd., Canada.