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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.
A small chemical change reverses prediabetes in obese mice

A small chemical change reverses prediabetes in obese mice

JAMA commentary: Nutrition knowledge essential for today's physicians

JAMA commentary: Nutrition knowledge essential for today's physicians

Intermittent fasting may protect against type 2 diabetes

Intermittent fasting may protect against type 2 diabetes

A bacterium may limit cardiovascular risks of 1 in 2 people, study shows

A bacterium may limit cardiovascular risks of 1 in 2 people, study shows

ALS mobility and survival could be improved by increasing glucose

ALS mobility and survival could be improved by increasing glucose

Study reverses previous understanding of how Type 2 diabetes develops in black African people

Study reverses previous understanding of how Type 2 diabetes develops in black African people

Baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes

Baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes

Study: Phenols in cocoa bean shells have powerful effects on fat and immune cells in mice

Study: Phenols in cocoa bean shells have powerful effects on fat and immune cells in mice

Low-carb diet may reverse metabolic syndrome independent of weight loss

Low-carb diet may reverse metabolic syndrome independent of weight loss

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Research identifies new approach to staving off the detrimental effects of aging

Research identifies new approach to staving off the detrimental effects of aging

Physical exercise can reduce liver fat, improve blood sugar control in obese individuals

Physical exercise can reduce liver fat, improve blood sugar control in obese individuals

Vitamin D and estrogen can prevent heart disease, stroke, and diabetes in women

Vitamin D and estrogen can prevent heart disease, stroke, and diabetes in women

Longevity-related molecular programs do not last beyond midlife

Longevity-related molecular programs do not last beyond midlife

Researchers develop NO-scavenging hydrogel for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers develop NO-scavenging hydrogel for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Diabetes drug reduces anxiety-like behaviors in mice

Diabetes drug reduces anxiety-like behaviors in mice

Gene variant evolved to cope with modern high-carb diets

Gene variant evolved to cope with modern high-carb diets

Online community for women with diabetes engages patient sharing and guides research

Online community for women with diabetes engages patient sharing and guides research

Scientists examine hormonal links between diet and obesity

Scientists examine hormonal links between diet and obesity

Discovery could change the way fibromyalgia and chronic pain are treated

Discovery could change the way fibromyalgia and chronic pain are treated