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Insulin resistance in non diabetic

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Age, family history : And 70-90% of the influence is weight gain. You are commonly resistant for 5-15 years before resulting in overt diabetes. It's a progression you can d ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes : Insulin Resistance increses your risk of developing Diabetes and some may call it a Prediabetic stage So if you treat Insulin resitance with proper n ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Kelly
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: You might have metabolic syndrome. Elevated Insulin resistance that probably has pushed you into pre-diabetes (metabolic syndrome). Exercise and die ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Depends, Yes..Unless: Type dm develops over several decades, so concern is highly appropriate; keep hba1c ~5.0%, the NMR particle test can predict dm ~20 yrs in advance & k ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience in Endocrinology
Blood sugar: Prediabetes refers to "impaired fasting glucose" or "impaired glucose tolerance". If your fasting glu is 100 or less, you are ok. If between 100 and 1 ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Insulin resistance: Hi. When your body is insulin resistant, your pancreas, as long as it's able, secretes a larger amount of insulin to overcome the resistance; the larg ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Hormones.: Obesity, stress cause a hormonally hostile environment in your body that results in intracellular changes making Insulin effects more difficult to occ ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Millen
35 years experience in Endocrinology
Increased insulin: Insulin resistance means that the cells are less sensitive to Insulin - so it takes more Insulin keep the blood sugar down than normal. So, symptoms ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Diet, exercise: The most important treatments for both diabetes and Insulin resistance is to be on a low carbohydrate/starch diet, and do as much exercise as possible ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience in Endocrinology
Beta cells: Many people have Insulin resistance. Most obese people are Insulin resistant, as well as a lot of normal weight people, especially if you have a fami ... Read More
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