Medical Makeover: NutrEval FMV® Results

Back when I started this Medical Makeover w/ Hippocrates Health I met Dr. Amy at Conway Regional for a series of blood draws that were sent off to labs around the country, this NutrEval FMV® is just one of the tests that she ran. Unlike any other nutritional assessments, NutrEval FMV® provides a framework of core nutrients in 5 key areas: … [Read more...]

EP:027 – The Cotton Club Podcast

It felt really weird dusting off the microphone this evening to do a podcast, it's been a long time since I've done one of these (April 2013), so I'm a little rusty, and let me apologize in advance for the quality, apparently I should have mic'd everyone instead of using a table mic that we shared, it will be better next time I promise. I've … [Read more...]

25th Annual Diabetes Alert Day

As I'm sure many of you that I'm friends with on Facebook & Twitter are already aware, I was diagnosed w/ Type II Adult Onset Diabetes back in December. A week in the hospital is a heck of a gift for your 40th birthday huh? It actually goes a lot deeper than that, not only did I have to spend a week in the hospital but I also experienced … [Read more...]

Diabetes Update: Crazy Vision + Foot Pain / Sores

I've had a couple of people ask me to post an update as to how things are going w/ the whole Diabetes thing so here goes. Before I go any further though, I'm going to go ahead and give you a heads up disclaimer, I'm going to be talking about feet. I know some of you might be into that, not that there's anything wrong with that (Seinfeld), but I'm … [Read more...]

Weight Loss, Diabetes, and Blood Pressure

I just wanted to post a quick update for those of you that have asked how I'm doing with my new regimen of lifestyle changes (diet, exercise, and nutritional supplements). Long story short I received a phone call the other day from my doctor where he told me to basically start weening myself off of my blood pressure medicines because my blood … [Read more...]

Inspire International: Nutritional Supplement & Product Information for Lifebeat, Lifethin Plus, Lifethin Shake

Since I lead a pretty transparent life and share the most mundane things under the sun on Facebook and Twitter, just about everyone who follows me and my blog already is well aware of the fact that I was diagnosed w/ Type II Diabetes, a disease that has literally subtracted people from my life that I cared deeply about. I blogged about the entire … [Read more...]