Latest insulin resistance Stories

2013-05-02 23:20:53

Diet Doc´s new diet plans offer improved weight loss tips, available to all new patients, providing safe results capable of helping patients avoid the risk of insulin resistance caused by obesity, today. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 While obesity has long been associated with the risk for developing type II diabetes, until now scientists have remained puzzled at the precise link between the two. Researchers in the United Kingdom have just recently isolated a key mechanism found...

How Can Green Tea Help You Lose Weight
2013-04-30 04:38:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from the Keimyung University School of Medicine in South Korea have found new evidence supporting green tea´s role as a weight-loss aid, as well as an herbal remedy useful for glucose regulation in patients suffering from type 2 diabetes. Writing in the most recent edition of the journal Naunyn-Schmedeberg´s Archives of Pharmacology, Jae-Hyung Park and his colleagues describe how they tested the impact of...

2013-04-13 23:03:57

Diet Doc´s improved prescription hCG diet plans are newly geared towards helping prevent elevated insulin levels, which leads to Type 2 diabetes, by enabling patients to safely lose weight fast. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 13, 2013 Obesity can lead to a host of physical illnesses like heart disease, cancer, and type II diabetes. Diet Doc provides medical weight loss for Americans struggling with obesity, thereby counteracting the dangerous side effects caused by this American epidemic....

Obesity More Likely For Marmosets That Started On Solid Food Early
2013-04-10 13:34:05

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Infants that became obese took bigger slurps at lick device Baby marmoset monkeys that began eating solid food earlier than their peers were significantly more likely to be obese at 1 year of age, scientists at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio and the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute found. This early life obesity resulted in metabolic damage such as insulin resistance and poor blood sugar...

2013-03-26 23:03:21

“Mozaffarian study disrespectful of consumers,” says Salt Institute Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 A recent attention-grabbing paper presented at the American Heart Association conference made the sensational claim that one in 10 Americans dies from eating too much salt. But according to Morton Satin, Vice President of Science and Research for the Salt Institute, “This misleading study did not measure any actual cardiovascular deaths related to salt intake, they...

2013-03-13 15:00:20

Polycystic ovary syndrome, a condition affecting about 10 percent of women and characterized by excess male hormone and increased risk of diabetes and heart disease, appears to cause a sort of double jeopardy for those struggling the hardest to control blood sugar levels, researchers report. Humans use insulin and other non-insulin mechanisms to convert blood sugar, or glucose, into energy and control levels in the blood, where it becomes a destructive force. A new study in the Journal...

2013-03-08 23:00:22

South Jersey Health and Body explains the dangers of Diabetes and what to know if overweight. Barrington, NJ (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Doctors and researchers have found that obesity and diabetes are connected, but how? Diabetes is such a common word thrown around nowadays, but what is it? For starters, 8.3% of the U.S. have diabetes and 79 million people are prediabetic! It is the leading cause of blindness and over 62% of nontraumatic lower-limb amputations occur in people with diabetes....

2013-03-08 01:03:20

Study highlights need for early detection and treatment of PTSD-related medical conditions, especially amid influx of global tragedies Patients diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have a significantly higher risk of developing insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome, placing them at greater risk for heart disease and diabetes, according to research being presented at the American College of Cardiology's 62nd Annual Scientific Session. Researchers say public health...

Low Intensity Exercise Better For The Body Than High Intensity Workouts
2013-02-15 15:59:58

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online New research published in the journal PLoS ONE says low intensity exercises may be more beneficial to you than those short, intense workouts. Researchers found, after studying 18 normal-weight 19- to 24-year-old participants, that long periods of low intensity exercise may help to improve insulin and lipid levels more than those short bursts of intense activity exercises. These longer exercises can include standing and walking...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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