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Although the causes of Type 2 diabetes are unknown, there are some key risk factors, including obesity. When a person is overweight, the cells in the body become less sensitive to the insulin that is released from the pancreas, thus causing insulin resistance, which is strongly associate with Type 2 diabetes.

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, posted Insulin Resistance and Bears If you read popular science magazines, you’ve probably seen the recent research about…

08/30/14

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, posted Measuring your risk from obesity New research suggests that body shape is more important than body mass index (BMI) in…

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on How We Defeated Obesity and Diabetes Dear Martin,   If you need to use a diabetes drug to manage your diabetes,…

07/03/13

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on Carbohydrates and Hunger Hi Helen.   We are really lucky to have the tools we have today. A BG level of 140 might…

07/02/13

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