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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 therapeutic strategy is emerging for type 2 diabetes

New therapeutic strategy is emerging for type 2 diabetes

Researchers identify link between obese teens' sleep health and insulin sensitivity

Researchers identify link between obese teens' sleep health and insulin sensitivity

Pregnancy losses may increase risk of cardiovascular disease

Pregnancy losses may increase risk of cardiovascular disease

New findings provide clues about neural circuitries that facilitate or undermine adaptation

New findings provide clues about neural circuitries that facilitate or undermine adaptation

Study highlights a new predictor of type 2 diabetes

Study highlights a new predictor of type 2 diabetes

EU and industry-funded project aims to personalize diabetes treatment

EU and industry-funded project aims to personalize diabetes treatment

Precision medicine-based approach to slow or reverse biologic drivers of Alzheimer's disease

Precision medicine-based approach to slow or reverse biologic drivers of Alzheimer's disease

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