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Is it true gymnema sylvester leaves will regenerate pancreatic beta cells in diabetes patient?is it true type2 dm reversible once it is established?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Not quite: Type 1 dm is currently not curable. Islet transplants has not had great success. The leaf in question has no randomised clinical study evidence.

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