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    Insulin Resistance and Atherosclerosis

    chris c
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    Insulin Resistance and Atherosclerosis Empty Insulin Resistance and Atherosclerosis

    Post by chris c on Mon Feb 19 2018, 23:16

    "The question then remains: Are we approaching primary prevention of coronary artery disease correctly by just screening for and treating diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia, while ignoring insulin resistance?"

    The spirit of Joseph Kraft lives on.

    While we're on the subject

    Elevations of metabolic risk factors 20 years or more before diagnosis of type 2
    diabetes – experience from the AMORIS study.

    "CONCLUSIONS — Development of T2D is associated with subtle elevations of glucose and
    lipids more than 20 years before diagnosis. This suggests that diabetogenic processes tied to
    chronic insulin resistance operate for decades prior to the development of T2D. A simple risk
    classification can help in early identification of individuals at increased risk "

    Wait there's more

    So What Comes First:
    The Obesity or the Insulin Resistance? And Which Is
    More Important?
    Timothy David Noakes*

    Fasting glucose levels within the high normal range predict cardiovascular outcome

      Current date/time is Mon May 20 2019, 10:07