Blood sugar problems continue to blight the lives of millions of people across the world.
Which is why scientists across the globe are investing vast resources into addressing what they believe could help millions balance their blood sugar naturally: Restoring beta cells in the pancreas.
Beta cells live in your pancreas. Their main job is to make insulin, which then helps balance your blood sugar.
Think of insulin as like the key that unlocks cells and lets sugar in to be burned as energy.
And a key reason why many people don’t have enough insulin is because their beta cells have depleted and got burnt out.
Which is why scientists are trying to figure out how to fix or regenerate beta cells, so that the body can start producing insulin on its own again.
No more needles or medication would then be required to achieve a natural blood sugar balance.
Researchers are testing different ways to make this happen.
Some are looking at stem cells that could transform into new beta cells.
Others want to coax existing cells in the pancreas to change roles and start pumping out insulin.
There’s also gene therapy that could instruct cells to produce more beta cells.
It’s still early days, but scientists are hopeful that one day people’s bodies could start balancing blood sugar naturally like they’re supposed to.
Of course new treatments take time.
But just knowing researchers are on the case, trying to solve the beta cell problem, gives everyone at Erudite Lifestyle hope.
Blood sugar instability impacts so many lives.
Wouldn’t it be amazing if the body could fix itself?
Such a breakthrough could change everything!