Professor Roy Taylor is Professor of Medicine and Metabolism at Newcastle University and Honorary Consultant Physician at Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He qualified in Medicine at the University of Edinburgh. He was visiting Professor of Medicine at Yale University, USA (1990-91) where he acquired new MRI methods to look into the human body. On returning to the UK he raised GBP5.2 million to establish the Newcastle MR Centre. He also developed the UK system for screening of diabetic eye disease and is the author of over 300 scientific papers.
'Roy Taylor and his team at Newcastle University have not only cracked the mystery of what causes type 2 diabetes, the greatest health problem of our time, but shown the world how to get rid of it. This is a terrific book, which will help a huge number of people.' - Dr Michael Mosley
'When I met Roy in 2012, I had type 2 diabetes - and he showed me another way. Now my blood sugars are normal and my diabetes is a thing of the past." - Dave Myers, Hairy Biker
'This fine book contains good science, good writing and good advice in equal measure. It is both fascinating and useful for readers.' - Matt Ridley, author of The Evolution of Everything
'Fascinating, informative and, in today's world, important. For anyone with type 2 diabetes it's a no-brainier; follow Roy's roadmap and reverse it. And if you haven't got type 2 diabetes - yet - follow Roy's roadmap and avoid it.' - Jimmy Nail