Medications that help with type 2 diabetes are important, but they do have side effects. One of the goals of functional health care is to support the patient so their dependency on medication is less and thus the chances of nasty side effects diminished.
With type 2 diabetes if the sufferer is willing there are many ways to help to improve their lives, reduce pain, improve the neuropathy, increase energy, lose weight and live a healthier more satisfying life. It takes a careful and in-depth approach to determine the underlying cause of the diabetes.
Once the cause can be found, help can be delivered.