Type 2 diabetes IS reversible

Newcastle University researchers found that losing less than one gram of fat from the pancreas can re-start insulin production, reversing type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 diabetes can be reversed by going on a low calorie diet, new research shows.Consuming just 600 calories a day for eight weeks can save the lives of millions of sufferers of the preventable condition.Newcastle University scientists said that excess calories lead to a fatty liver, which causes the liver to produce too much glucose.The excess fat is then passed to the pancreas, which causes the insulin-producing cells to fail and thus causing diabetes.Losing less than one gram of fat from...