When cells become resistant to insulin, as in “insulin resistant diabetes,” the common practice is to hammer those cells into submission with more and more insulin. This works for a while but at a terrible price. In fact, it can set the stage for hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardio vascular disease, weight gain, thyroid problems and polycystic ovary syndrome, just to name a few. Youngevity 90 For Life Healthy Body Sugar Paks consist of a grouping of products containing a foundational intake of all 90 essential nutrients (90 For Life) and then it completes the job by including a specialty or “add-on” product containing targeted nutrients along with herbal and micro-nutrient cofactors all formulated to support blood sugar metabolism. One component, the essential mineral, vanadium, for example, safely imitates the action of insulin escorting the glucose molecule across the cell wall to be metabolized (converted to energy) in the mitochondria. Other product components, chromium for example, must be present for chemical conversion (ATP) to occur.