Category: pathogenesis

Insulin Resistance Vs. Hyperinsulinemia

          If you want to understand type 2 diabetes, it is important to understand the roles that the condition of  insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia, or the diseased condition of high insulin levels in the blood.  People throw around the term insulin resistance without really thinking much about it, and this also Read More …

TZDs: A Fabulous Idea If You Are Confused

          Thiazolidinediones, mercifully abbreviated as TZDs, is a class of medication designed to increase insulin sensitivity in diabetic patients.  On the face, there is no medication that shows more promise in treating diabetes, provided that one is confused about what really goes wrong here. Isn’t diabetes a disease characterized by high Read More …