The Blood Sugar Solution: Mark Hyman’s Thoughtful Guidance

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By James S. Gordon MD I’m proud to announce that my good friend, colleague, and CMBM board member, Dr. Mark Hyman has just released his latest book, The Blood Sugar Solution. This book is a must read continuation of his groundbreaking work with diabesity (the continuum of abnormal biology that ranges from mild insulin resistance to full-blown diabetes). It’s a book I recommend to all … Read More

Amazing Graces: Days Two and Three

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By James S. Gordon MD By the second day there are actually 135 participants-almost 180 of us altogether. The ones who didn’t come to the opening are present and others from the waiting list have found a way. There are thirteen in most of our small groups.

Day 1 of the Training- Jacmel, Haiti

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By James S. Gordon MD The view from Soeurs Salesiennes school where we are doing our training opens out to the sea of Haiti’s south coast. Nuns glide quietly over the grounds and little girls in white blouses and blue jumpers with beribboned hair skip hand in hand. We are working in a school because no hotel in Jacmel can accommodate … Read More

Arriving in Jacmel

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By James S. Gordon MD We wound over the mountains from Port-au-Prince and arrived in Jacmel in time for lunch. Spills of fruit, vegetables, brightly painted metal butterflies, ceramic vases pouring out of stands onto the edge of the narrow roadway. Agriculture—hoes not tractors–struggling up steep slopes. At the community center cum chuch in Jacmel we gather—faculty with our twelve Haitian … Read More