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Insulin Resistance Syndrome Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Insulin Resistance Syndrome.

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Types of Diabetes

Under normal circumstances, the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood rise after you eat a meal or snack. In response, the body produces a hormone called insulin, which is necessary in order for the body to convert glucose in your bloodstream into usa...  Read more

Strengthen Your Heart with Strength Training

When you're told that exercise improves your heart health, you probably think of cardio exercise, right? After all, "cardio" is short for "cardiovascular" exercise, named as such because it utilizes the cardiorespiratory syste...  Read more

Insomnia Can Hinder Your Weight Loss

So you already know that a well-balanced diet and a regular exercise program are keys to your weight loss plan. But are you listening to that other recommendation you’ve heard more than once in your life? Get plenty of sleep. Recent medical stu...  Read more

Eating with Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism, the chronic condition of an under-active thyroid, affects millions of Americans. It's most commonly caused by chronic autoimmune thyroiditis or Hashimoto's disease, and can result in a variety of symptoms, including: weight ga...  Read more

The Deal with Diabetes

What Is Diabetes? Diabetes is a condition that causes high blood sugar levels. It is a chronic disease that can be managed but not cured. It does not go away. Knowing as much as you can about the disease is the first step to managing it effectively...  Read more

worked out today did more resistance exercises mor
Updated 8/22/2015 4:53:33 PM

worked out today did more resistance exercises more squats with 5lbs weights did 1.10 miles on bike slow going but getting better each time...  Read more

25 mins on the stationary bike @ 7 resistance, sh
Updated 8/17/2015 9:33:38 PM

25 mins on the stationary bike @ 7 resistance, shoulder press, bicep and triceps curls......I'd say today was a good workout day for me #proudofme...  Read more

How do u enter your insulin
Updated 8/15/2015 5:25:27 PM

How do u enter your insulin...  Read more

So, Insulin Resistant means you're Pre-Diabetic? O
Updated 8/14/2015 7:09:51 AM

So, Insulin Resistant means you're Pre-Diabetic? Or does that mean it may or may not cause you become Diabetic?...  Read more

how do i determine weight in resistance band reps?
Updated 8/9/2015 10:36:16 AM

how do i determine weight in resistance band reps? doing shoulder PT....  Read more

Your Heart & Your Waist

Everyday Health reports ...If you have gained weight in middle age & most of it is in your belly, you are likely part of the American epidemic of prediabetes. If you don't start eating better and exercising, full-blown diabetes will almost certainly...  Read more

Food is the cheapest medicine you can buy

Be sure to include the 4 food groups in all your meals, & donít forget to check the labels for trans fats and high-fructose corn syrup. Little by little, making better food choices will help you reverse your insulin resistance within weeks. Nutrient...  Read more

INSULIN RESISTANCE

We will be here to support you during the challenges of trying to lose while dealing with insulin resistance. Type 2 diabetics, PCOSers, prediabetics are all welcome!...  Read more

Could You Have Metabolic Syndrome?

Since the 1940's a relationship between certain metabolic disorders and cardiovascular disease has been recognized. In the 1980's this association began being known as syndrome X or metabolic syndrome. Last week, a new study revealed that "women wh...  Read more

Could Peaches, Cherries, and Plums Fight Obesity and Diabetes?

Metabolic syndrome has become increasingly common in the United States and paves the way toward obesity and heart disease for millions of people every year. Since these are two of the most common chronic diseases today, making lifestyle modifications...  Read more