Metabolic Syndrome Program

The Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team has over 5 years of experience helping patients with Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 diabetes. Please contact us if you are a rostered patient with our clinic and would like further information about one on one and group education options.

The video links posted may provide information that may be of assistance to you in managing your health issues. However, we do recommend you consider seeing your primary care practitioner and having baseline lab work before you make any significant lifestyle changes.

Educational Videos

Dr. Jason Fung, with all his wisdom and experience, reminds us that all carbs are not the same and we need to limit the unhealthy ones.

Dr. Fung explains how fructose , which is not measured when we check blood sugars, contributes to developing metabolic syndrome and type2 diabetes.

Dr. Knobbe discusses the significant health risks of processed seed oils and our changing health over the last 100 years when these products were first developed.

Dr. Annette Bosworth, MD – Annette Bosworth, M.D., (Dr. Boz), helps reverse medical problems through healthy Keto living. As an Internal Medicine physician, she educates the audience how to optimize their brain health.

Dr. James Muecke discusses the devastating effects of diabetes and how to deal with the crisis

Dr Mason discusses how our dietary guidelines were built on a “house of cards” and how it is now resulting in increases in obesity and diabetes world wide.