“If we can figure out how this is working, we can figure out some of the root causes of diabetes and how obesity promotes inflammation, and how inflammation promotes diabetes and other chronic health problems,” Dr. Shoelson said.
via Drug Helps Diabetics, Trial Finds – NYTimes.com.
We already have this information, and we can work with it successfully it by having people who are obese, diabetic or pre-diabetic (with insulin resistance) eat an anti-inflammatory diet, and address existing inflammation in their systems nutritionally and with supplements. I have seen it work repeatedly in my practice, to create overall healing and improved health without side effects and with many unexpected health benefits. Why develop another pharmaceutical when we already have the answers? (Oh, that’s right: $$$$$)