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Insulin Resistance is a condition in which the body does not respond to insulin properly. This is most common in Type II diabetes or associated with obesity, ketoacidosis, infection, and certain rare conditions. Diminished effectiveness of insulin in lowering blood glucose levels requiring 200 units or more of insulin per day to prevent hyperglycemia or ketosis.
Cardiac-specific biomarkers may help predict CVD risk factors early

Cardiac-specific biomarkers may help predict CVD risk factors early

Exercise causes changes to some of the body's metabolites, research finds

Exercise causes changes to some of the body's metabolites, research finds

First-ever guidelines for pediatric psoriasis treatment released

First-ever guidelines for pediatric psoriasis treatment released

Light sensitive insulin secreting switches to help diabetics in blood sugar control

Light sensitive insulin secreting switches to help diabetics in blood sugar control

Avocados may hold the key to managing obesity and preventing diabetes

Avocados may hold the key to managing obesity and preventing diabetes

Diabetes drug abolishes characteristic signs of nicotine withdrawal in mice

Diabetes drug abolishes characteristic signs of nicotine withdrawal in mice

Penn State physician offers insight into the methods of intermittent fasting

Penn State physician offers insight into the methods of intermittent fasting

Sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, study shows

Sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, study shows

Coffee beans show promise in fighting inflammation, insulin resistance

Coffee beans show promise in fighting inflammation, insulin resistance

Extracts from coffee bean skins reduce fat-induced inflammation, insulin resistance in mouse cells

Extracts from coffee bean skins reduce fat-induced inflammation, insulin resistance in mouse cells

Study sheds light on how human gut microbes break down processed foods

Study sheds light on how human gut microbes break down processed foods

Maternal obesity accelerates rate of aging of metabolic problems in offspring

Maternal obesity accelerates rate of aging of metabolic problems in offspring

Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Increased intake of dietary fiber lowers risk of hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Increased intake of dietary fiber lowers risk of hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Hyperthyroidism and severe hypothyroidism associated with overall unhealthy status, shorter lifespan

Hyperthyroidism and severe hypothyroidism associated with overall unhealthy status, shorter lifespan

New study shows link between antidepressant use and gestational diabetes mellitus

New study shows link between antidepressant use and gestational diabetes mellitus

High-fat diet with high fructose damages mitochondria in the liver, study shows

High-fat diet with high fructose damages mitochondria in the liver, study shows

Texas Biomed researchers zeroing in on new way to target TB with $2.8 million NIH grant

Texas Biomed researchers zeroing in on new way to target TB with $2.8 million NIH grant

Lower levels of 'free' testosterone found in women with asthma

Lower levels of 'free' testosterone found in women with asthma

Weight loss is the key in battling type 2 diabetes, study reveals

Weight loss is the key in battling type 2 diabetes, study reveals