Dr. J. Murray Hockings
Dr. J. Murray Hockings has been a wellness expert for 29 years and is known as the “World’s #1 Diabetes Reversal Doctor.” He is the Founder of Help Your Diabetes® in Dallas, Texas, with 5 locations around the U.S. Dr. Hockings has seen over 30,000 clients in his career and is an internationally recognized expert in natural health.
Dr. Hockings helps people with Type 2 Diabetes and Heart Disease conditions. Dr. Hockings is the Author of the books “Imagine Living Without Type 2 Diabetes” “Imagine Living Without Heart Disease” and “Send Your Doctor Packing”. He has given over 300 presentations on Type 2 Diabetes Reversal the past 7 years in 6 different countries (US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand and Dubai)
Dr. Hockings has training in the following areas:
Functional Endocrinology, Clinical Nutrition, Neurology, Embryology, Histology, Osteology, Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Bacteriology, Virology, Pathology, Radiology, Parasitology, Mycology, Immunology, Orthopedic Diagnosis, Clinical Diagnosis, Central Nervous System, Peripheral Nervous System, Autonomic Nervous System, Neurodiagnosis, Gastro-Intestinal, Genito-Urinary, Toxicology, Geriatrics, Clinical Psychology and Integrated Diagnosis.
Dr. Hockings has been licensed in the state of California for 28 years. His license is in good standing, but currently inactive since he resides in Texas. Dr. Hockings is currently unable to accept new Chiropractic patients due to his current standing. He is not licensed in the state of Texas and he is not licensed to practice medicine in any state. He is also a member of the American Diabetes Association (ADA). Dr. Hockings has been married to his gorgeous wife, Traci, for 28 years and they have a beautiful 25-year-old daughter, Tiffani. He enjoys golfing, skiing, tennis, hiking, working out, martial arts, theater, and traveling with his family.
Dr. D. Elliot Draluck
Senior Support Doctor and Accountability Coach
Earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree
from Life University in Marietta, Georgia
Dr. D. Elliot Draluck practiced for 19 years. He has previously owned 9 different healthcare centers. He is an expert in physical fitness, health, and nutrition.
Dr. Draluck is not able to see Chiropractic patients because he is not licensed in the state of Texas and he is not licensed to practice medicine in any state. He has been personally trained by Dr. Hockings on how to deliver Dr. Hockings HYD program. He is the author of the book Diabetes Solutions and he has been with HYD for the past 7 years. He enjoys working out, cycling and traveling.
Traci Hockings, B.S.
Co-Founder / Chief Financial Officer
Traci Hockings has been an educator and health enthusiast for over twenty-five years. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California, has co-owned and run five natural healthcare centers, as well as other businesses with her husband of twenty-four years. Dr. Hockings is blessed to have her with him every step of their amazing journey together and he is grateful for her incredible work ethic and compassion in everything she does. Over the years, her passion for natural health education increased exponentially as she saw what helped clients most, which was teaching them the basic tenets of how their bodies worked and what they needed to do in order to get healthy and maintain health. She enjoys golfing, skiing, hiking, reading, theater, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.
Michelle Giudice, B.S., M.A.
Chief Operating Officer
Michelle has been our COO since April 2013. She coordinated and attended over 300 diabetes seminars on the road with Dr. Hockings in 6 countries and has been instrumental in handling complex operations in all areas of business growth. Michelle attended the University of Florida for her undergraduate degree, and went on to obtain her Master’s Degree in 2013 from FAU. Michelle enjoys reading, jogging, and cheering for the Florida Gators.
Tiffani Joi Hockings, B.S.
Tiffani Joi Hockings has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Mentoring/Life Coaching. She has lived the wellness lifestyle along with her parents since her birth. Tiffani has helped in different areas of her parents’ businesses since she was 10 years old. Living with her health-aware parents, Dr. J. Murray and Traci Hockings, has given her a “front row seat” perspective on natural wellness and all of its benefits. She enjoys reading, acting, traveling, watching old movies, and spending time with her family and friends.
Originally from Boston, MA Bobby relocated to South Florida in 2010 for college on a golf scholarship. After college Bobby assisted in the daily management of Delray Honda, Florida’s #1 Honda dealership for many years. Bobby’s interest then took him to opening up the #1 Medicare Supplement brokerage for 6 years. Bobby’s leadership skills provided increased growth from 5 agents to 122. In December, 2018 Bobby relocated to the HYD HQ in Dallas TX . Bobby is excited to bring his Leadership Skills, along with his Sales and Management Career to result in a positive influence to the HYD Foundation.
Besides helping HYD expand to help Diabetics nationwide, Bobby enjoys spending time with his family, beautiful daughter, golfing and cheering on Boston sports.
Diabetes Reversal Consultant
Help Your Diabetes of Scottsdale
With a background in Health, Jeff has worked in corporate and community wellness as well as volunteered to help in many public health initiatives. With a passion for helping others, Jeff strives to improve the longevity as well as the quality of life with the individuals he works with. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife & kids in nature and the great outdoors.
Diabetes Reversal Consultant
Help Your Diabetes of Georgia
An Atlanta native, Eric Miller joined the HYD team in May 2019 to help people make healthy and positive change in their lives. Prior to HYD, Eric’s professional career included supporting people in addiction and recovery programs and running a family business. An avid movie buff, he has been a volunteer leader of the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (Atlanta’s largest film festival), serving on the film selection committee and the community engagement committee for 20 years. He enjoys travel and dining adventures, relaxing at the family’s lake house and taking long walks with his dog Lucy Lu.
Diabetes Reversal Consultant
Help Your Diabetes of Kansas City
Kristi Masten obtained her bachelor’s degree focused in Business Administration and Management from the University of Kansas. She then went on to work on Sales and Marketing roles in the healthcare field. Currently she is changing lives and loving every minute of it as the Diabetes Reversal Consultant at HYD Kansas City. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, four sons and her granddaughter. They love cooking, camping, and consider themselves Kansas City’s #1 Chiefs Fans!
Diabetes Reversal Consultant
Help Your Diabetes of Dallas
Jason Perry is a proud member of HYD since April 2018. Jason is originally from New Mexico where he graduated with my B.S. in Biology from New Mexico Tech. Jason moved out to Texas five years ago with his wife Ashley, who is working on her PhD in counseling psychology at UNT. Jason believes strongly in helping people explore natural alternatives to medications while coping with a variety of different health problems, which is why HYD has been a perfect fit for him. In Jason’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and playing online games competitively.
Help Your Diabetes of Seattle
Laurie is double board certified in Family Practice and Hospice and Palliative Care. She have been working as a skilled nursing facility medical director exclusively for the last 20 years.
Laurie graduated from University of Washington Medical School and completed residency at Group Health Cooperative in Seattle, Wa.
Laurie has an extensive background in nutrition and holistic medicine, graduating with a degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University and teaching on their faculty for 7 years.
She has been medical director and attending physician at Redmond Care and Rehabilitation, Emerald Hills Rehabilitation Center, Briarwood at Timber Ridge, Patriot’s Glen. I am currently working at Mission Healthcare-Bellevue and Mission Healthcare-Renton.
As medical director, Laurie directs and oversee the care of patients in skilled nursing facilities, care for long term care patients with chronic disabilities, medical conditions and dementia, and I work with hospice to provide end of life care.
Laurie works with local hospitals and outpatient physicians to provide continuity of care for patient’s admitted to our skilled nursing facilities.
She helps to provide an interdisciplinary team approach to patient care while patients are in our facilities. This includes coordination of care planning with our team of nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, pharmacy and lab services, as well as hospice and palliative care teams. We provide medical monitoring of many chronic and acute diseases including diabetes, heart disease and orthopedic surgery, to name a few.