Metformin VS Berberine: What are the Benefits for Diabetics?

Recently, I have been looking for non-prescription alternatives to Metformin for Diabetes Type 2 management. It is widely known that having a low-carb diet can significantly help those who suffer from insulin resistance, but sometimes a little extra help is needed to control A1C levels. A common side effect, however, for many patients taking Metformin is the dreaded gastrointestinal issues (diarrhea/stomach cramps). For some, these side effects can be too much. There is an alternative Read more…

Dunkin’ Donuts coming soon in East Ridge Tennessee – 6408 Ringgold Road

Chattanooga Metro has added yet another Dunkin’ Donuts location to East Ridge, TN. While the doors haven’t quite yet opened, the new building at 6408 Ringgold Road replaced the Long John Silvers/A&W that was torn down a few months ago. The new Dunkin’ is a welcome Fast Food addition to the already growing eateries that are being drawn to the area, since the new construction of retail establishments such as Bass Pro Shops.  

WannaCry cyberattack increases Windows upgrade cycle

This might be the time to buy Microsoft stock. The WannaCry ransonware has hit over 200,000 unsuspecting victims, which is causing a stir in the Tech realm. “The recent global ransomware attack exploiting a flaw in Windows, while serious, not only demonstrates the continued ubiquity of Microsoft, but also highlights that many of the affected enterprises or entities that are still using older, and now unsupported, versions of Windows need to accelerate their plans to Read more…

Hamilton Place Shooting 12-26-2016 was actually a kid setting off fireworks

While I was at the mall the day after Christmas 2016 (12/26/2016), I was surprised at how busy it was. Everything seemed like a normal day until all of a sudden, while I was about to exit the food court entrance at Hamilton Place Mall in Chattanooga, there was a loud pop! I didn’t think much of it until I heard what seemed to be a little girl screem. As I turned around to see Read more…