When you have excess glucose, your blood becomes a nutrition-packed smoothie for cancer tumors, helping them grow at deadly speeds.
That?s why the Harvard Medical School Cancer Center has warned that up to 80% of all cancer is at least partially caused by imbalanced blood glucose and insulin.
But it doesn?t end there?
A study published in the medical journal Neurology found that diabetes ?almost doubled the risk of dementia.?
Your glucose-packed blood constantly rushes through your brain, adding to the buildup that causes Alzheimer?s and other types of dementia. When I read that, I had trouble not imagining it happening inside my own brain.