Case Study 3: Managing Type II Diabetes Naturally

Patient Background:

  • Age/Sex: 68 years old female.
  • Symptoms: Frequent urination, increased thirst, blurry vision
  • Initial Diagnosis: Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
  • Medical History: Pulmonary embolism d/t OCP, lactose intolerance

Treatment Journey:

A. Initial Consultation and Treatment

  • Prescription changes to Glipizide
  • Implementation of dietary, detox, and herbal recommendations
  • Initial labs indicated HbA1c of 11.4% & fasting glucose of 411

B. Follow-Up and Adjustments

  • Lab results over subsequent visits showed progressive improvement in HbA1c and glucose levels.
  • Adjustments to medications and supplements based on lab results and patient feedback.
The graph shows that the patient’s blood sugar is getting lower and more controlled over time, which is great for their health. The glucose level of 6.2% is in the prediabetic range.
The graph shows good progress with total and bad cholesterol dropping over time. However, triglycerides have increased slightly.
The graph shows a significant drop in hsCRP, a marker of inflammation, which suggests a positive response to treatment. Meanwhile, insulin levels have risen slightly but remain relatively stable over the same period.

Final Outcome:

  • Patient Feedback: She feels great & has continued implementing the dietary changes we recommended
  • Health Improvements: She feels great, & has had improvement in her thirst, urination, vision, & energy.
  • HbA1c Levels: Went from 11.4% (Uncontrolled Diabetes) to 6.3% (controlled prediabetic) over the course of 7 months
  • Had bonus improvements in hs-CRP levels & Cholesterol

NES Holistic Approach:

  • Personalized Care: Continuous monitoring and adapting treatment to the patient's evolving needs.
  • Focus on Dietary Changes: Sustained improvement through natural dietary practices
  • Patient Empowerment: Educating the patient to maintain health improvements independently
Important Note:
  • Individual Variation: Emphasizes that treatments are tailored to individual lab results,
    symptoms, and personal factors, with close monitoring of diabetic markers.
Dr. Linda Khoshaba is the Leading Integrative Health and Hormone Doctor in Scottsdale, Arizona. She has extensive experience working in the field as a Hormone Specialist and Natural Endocrinologist.

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