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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.
New insight into origin of diabetes in overweight patients

New insight into origin of diabetes in overweight patients

Novel protein biomarker can help improve dementia risk prediction

Novel protein biomarker can help improve dementia risk prediction

Insulin imbalance may not be the only cause of diabetes

Insulin imbalance may not be the only cause of diabetes

Resistance to 'hunger hormone' linked with cognitive impairments and memory loss

Resistance to 'hunger hormone' linked with cognitive impairments and memory loss

Unhealthy lifestyle raises heart disease risk more than genetics

Unhealthy lifestyle raises heart disease risk more than genetics

CRISPR-Cas9 successfully reverses type 2 diabetes in mice

CRISPR-Cas9 successfully reverses type 2 diabetes in mice

Exercise during pregnancy shown to restore metabolic health

Exercise during pregnancy shown to restore metabolic health

Abdominal fat, not BMI, may help better predict risk for coronary artery disease

Abdominal fat, not BMI, may help better predict risk for coronary artery disease

Meaningful PTSD symptom improvement linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes

Meaningful PTSD symptom improvement linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes

Study shows link between family history of diabetes and increased bone mineral density

Study shows link between family history of diabetes and increased bone mineral density

Changes to mitochondria drive inflammation in type 2 diabetes, not glucose

Changes to mitochondria drive inflammation in type 2 diabetes, not glucose

Study highlights how high fat diet affects one component of gut immune system

Study highlights how high fat diet affects one component of gut immune system

HistoIndex, ILBS launch Center of Excellence to enhance NASH diagnostics and clinical trials

HistoIndex, ILBS launch Center of Excellence to enhance NASH diagnostics and clinical trials

Whole body vibration helps reduce inflammation, thanks to the gut microbiome

Whole body vibration helps reduce inflammation, thanks to the gut microbiome

Whole body vibration adjusts the microbiome and immune cells to deter inflammation in diabetes

Whole body vibration adjusts the microbiome and immune cells to deter inflammation in diabetes

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