Cyrus Khambatta earned his Ph.D. in nutritional biochemistry from U.C. Berkeley and a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from Stanford University. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at 22 and has spent the past 11 years of his life studying pancreatic islet cell failure and insulin resistance. Often described as enthusiastic and passionate about nutrition and exercise, Cyrus works with clients across the globe through Mangoman Nutrition and Fitness coaching to teach the principles of attaining top-notch blood-sugar control by reversing the root cause of diabetes—insulin resistance—instead of just treating the symptoms of high blood sugar. He recently published the Carbohydrate Ninja Recipe Guide.