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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.
BAM15 could be an effective drug for treating obesity and related diseases

BAM15 could be an effective drug for treating obesity and related diseases

Research team provides new insights on the communication between liver and brain

Research team provides new insights on the communication between liver and brain

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Virginia Tech researcher develops new ‘fat burning’ molecule with potential to treat obesity

Virginia Tech researcher develops new ‘fat burning’ molecule with potential to treat obesity

Study explores the role of mi RNAs in anticancer effect exerted by physical activity

Study explores the role of mi RNAs in anticancer effect exerted by physical activity

Cone snail venom produces new type of insulin

Cone snail venom produces new type of insulin

Researchers identify risk factors for fatty liver disease

Researchers identify risk factors for fatty liver disease

Study reveals mechanism involved in the development of diabetes, fatty liver

Study reveals mechanism involved in the development of diabetes, fatty liver

Drug combination could eliminate side effects of largely abandoned diabetes treatment

Drug combination could eliminate side effects of largely abandoned diabetes treatment

Repurposed drug normalizes body weight, reverses metabolic damage in obese mice

Repurposed drug normalizes body weight, reverses metabolic damage in obese mice

C-Path, Provention Bio collaborate to improve scientific community's insight into type 1 diabetes

C-Path, Provention Bio collaborate to improve scientific community's insight into type 1 diabetes

Breastfeeding helps reduce the risk of maternal postpartum diabetes

Breastfeeding helps reduce the risk of maternal postpartum diabetes

Preliminary findings on obesity and COVID-19 severity

Preliminary findings on obesity and COVID-19 severity

Brain insulin sensitivity linked to body weight and fat distribution

Brain insulin sensitivity linked to body weight and fat distribution

Study: Patients’ genetically edited stem cells successfully reversed diabetes in mice

Study: Patients’ genetically edited stem cells successfully reversed diabetes in mice

Risk prediction model identifies people at higher risk of pancreatic cancer

Risk prediction model identifies people at higher risk of pancreatic cancer

Study finds how metabolism regulates sleep in worms

Study finds how metabolism regulates sleep in worms

Male-female cardiac repair differences found in heart failure survival after heart attack

Male-female cardiac repair differences found in heart failure survival after heart attack

Brown fat cells can translate energy into heat in an unexpected way

Brown fat cells can translate energy into heat in an unexpected way

Study reveals how hormone leptin contributes to weight loss

Study reveals how hormone leptin contributes to weight loss