A Philippine doctor claims to have discovered a recipe – consisting of sweet peppers, eggs and sea salt – that eliminates diabetes “in five minutes”. But it has not been scientifically proven.
Last week the news website Zambian Eye promoted pumpkin and tamarind as ‘super foods for diabetes’. Research indicates concentrated elements in both may, in future, be useful in managing diabetes. It does not support the site’s misleading claims about the foods or the disease.