Description: This webinar examines the link between diet and type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance. We will review current research that demonstrates the power of whole food plant-based nutrition in treating type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance. This discussion will challenge many of the commonly held beliefs about diabetes, including the optimal quantity and sources of macronutrients. It provides a blueprint for designing a diet that offers the most effective strategy for complete and prolonged remission of this disease.
World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 by IDF and the World Health Organization in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. World Diabetes Day became an official United Nations Day in 2006 with the passage of United Nation Resolution 61/225.
From the introduction to Transforming Plastic. Most people come to the discussion about plastics having been moved by an image. Perhaps it was a sea turtle with a plastic straw in its nose, or a seal pup suffocating after getting tangled in a plastic bag.