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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.
Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Diabetes epidemic in Guatemala driven by aging, not obesity

Diabetes epidemic in Guatemala driven by aging, not obesity

Researchers find potential therapeutic target for treating obesity and diabetes

Researchers find potential therapeutic target for treating obesity and diabetes

Ketogenic diet may raise risk of diabetes finds study

Ketogenic diet may raise risk of diabetes finds study

New research shows that ketogenic diets may increase risk of Type 2 diabetes

New research shows that ketogenic diets may increase risk of Type 2 diabetes

Study could help explain why Asians often develop diabetes at a lower body weight

Study could help explain why Asians often develop diabetes at a lower body weight

IU researchers receive $1.5 million NIH grant to advance study on diabetes risks

IU researchers receive $1.5 million NIH grant to advance study on diabetes risks

Claudia Langenberg wins Helmholtz International Fellow Award

Claudia Langenberg wins Helmholtz International Fellow Award

Insulin resistance largely undetected in non-diabetic patients with Parkinson's disease

Insulin resistance largely undetected in non-diabetic patients with Parkinson's disease

Study: Brief period of inactivity can trigger diabetic symptoms in vulnerable patients

Study: Brief period of inactivity can trigger diabetic symptoms in vulnerable patients

Experts make breakthrough in the fight against Type 2 diabetes

Experts make breakthrough in the fight against Type 2 diabetes

Children of mothers with type 1 diabetes at greater risk of being overweight

Children of mothers with type 1 diabetes at greater risk of being overweight

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Low-carb diets reduce stiffness of arteries in women and promote weight loss in men

Low-carb diets reduce stiffness of arteries in women and promote weight loss in men

Clinical trial examines impact of high-dose omega-3 and vitamin D on halting type 1 diabetes

Clinical trial examines impact of high-dose omega-3 and vitamin D on halting type 1 diabetes

Researchers use gene therapy to cure obesity and type 2 diabetes in mice

Researchers use gene therapy to cure obesity and type 2 diabetes in mice

Women who work 45 hours or more per week show greater risk of diabetes

Women who work 45 hours or more per week show greater risk of diabetes

Researchers focus on delivery of insulin in pill form

Researchers focus on delivery of insulin in pill form

Obesity together with aging may contribute to development of Alzheimer's disease

Obesity together with aging may contribute to development of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers confirm the weight loss benefits of the 16:8 diet

Researchers confirm the weight loss benefits of the 16:8 diet