Tag Archives: insulin resistance

Type 2 Diabetes: Medication Keeping My Husband Out of The Bedroom

Dear Diabetes Health,

I have been married for 14 years.  I am 36 and my husband is 39, and we have a seven-year-old daughter. About six months, ago my husband found out that he has type 2 diabetes.

My husband

What Is Diabetes?

You’ve been diagnosed with diabetes because there is too much glucose (a kind of sugar) in your blood. Glucose comes from the starches and sugars that you eat. (However, diabetes is not caused by eating too much sugar.) Your muscle …

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Study IDs New Biomarker in Insulin Resistance

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According to a study published in the journal Diabetes, Cathepsin D, and six other proteins have been identified as insulin resistance biomarkers.

While Cathepsin D …

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Sleep Efficiency Tied to Insulin Resistance

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Researchers from Maastricht University in the Netherlands recently examined sleep patterns in overweight and obese teens. These adolescents were found to have higher homeostasis model assessment of …