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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.
Pedal desks could help address health risks in sedentary workers, study suggests

Pedal desks could help address health risks in sedentary workers, study suggests

GW study examines impact of nervous system on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

GW study examines impact of nervous system on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Genetic factors linked to obesity may lower metabolic risk

Genetic factors linked to obesity may lower metabolic risk

Unraveling a rare genetic mutation related to growth disorders

Unraveling a rare genetic mutation related to growth disorders

Air pollution kills 600,000 children with India being worst affected says WHO

Air pollution kills 600,000 children with India being worst affected says WHO

Natural protein may offer novel therapy to reverse disorders associated with metabolic syndrome

Natural protein may offer novel therapy to reverse disorders associated with metabolic syndrome

Treating gum disease could help people with Type 2 diabetes manage their blood glucose levels

Treating gum disease could help people with Type 2 diabetes manage their blood glucose levels

Research offers clue on how females stay healthier than males, despite eating a high fat diet

Research offers clue on how females stay healthier than males, despite eating a high fat diet

Study examines factors associated with fasting hyperglucagonemia in type 2 diabetes

Study examines factors associated with fasting hyperglucagonemia in type 2 diabetes

Many healthy children may have metabolic risk factors, finds study

Many healthy children may have metabolic risk factors, finds study

Nutritional quality of breakfast linked to cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors in children

Nutritional quality of breakfast linked to cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors in children

Inflammatory proteins in the colon increase in parallel with increasing weight, study shows

Inflammatory proteins in the colon increase in parallel with increasing weight, study shows

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Tarragon and bitter melon supplements may be less helpful for women than men

Vegetable hormone helps reverse brain alterations caused by high-fat diets, obesity

Vegetable hormone helps reverse brain alterations caused by high-fat diets, obesity

Liver transplant and weight-loss surgery combination offers long-term benefits to obese patients

Liver transplant and weight-loss surgery combination offers long-term benefits to obese patients

Study explores link between genetic predisposition to Alzheimer's and cardiometabolic risk factors

Study explores link between genetic predisposition to Alzheimer's and cardiometabolic risk factors

Diets rich in carbohydrates reduce body weight and fat

Diets rich in carbohydrates reduce body weight and fat

UNC scientists reveal new approach to prevent obesity and diabetes

UNC scientists reveal new approach to prevent obesity and diabetes

Excess pregnancy weight gain affects cardiometabolic risk in offspring

Excess pregnancy weight gain affects cardiometabolic risk in offspring

UNIST to accelerate discovery, development of new medicines for incurable diseases

UNIST to accelerate discovery, development of new medicines for incurable diseases