Diabetes is an inflammatory disease: evidence from traditional Chinese medicines.

@article{Xie2011DiabetesIA,
  title={Diabetes is an inflammatory disease: evidence from traditional Chinese medicines.},
  author={Weidong Xie and Lin Du},
  journal={Diabetes, obesity & metabolism},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={289-301}
}
Diabetes is usually associated with inflammation. Inflammation contributes to the development of diabetes. Traditional Chinese medicines (TCM) play an important role in lowering blood glucose and controlling inflammation. Many studies show that TCM with hypoglycaemic effects, for example Radix Astragali, Radix Rehmanniae, Radix Trichosanthis, Panax Ginseng, Fructus Schisandrae, Radix Ophiopogonis, Rhizoma Anemarrhenae, Radix Puerariae, Fructus Lycii, Poria, Rhizoma Coptidis, Rhizoma Dioscoreae… CONTINUE READING