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Why Cravings Start!

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Overweight means that your insulin doesn't work as well to control glucose levels. When you are insulin resistant ( and normal people can be insulin resistant at times) your body converts every calorie it can into fat, even if you’re dieting. It won't let you burn fat when you exercise....even if you exercise like wild! Too much salt boosts insulin, the hormone that tells the body to store fat. The more insulin, the more fat is stored and the more you gain. When blood sugar drops cravings begin.

- Submitted by SUNSHINE6442 11/26/2013 in Living With Diabetes | 2 Comments
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THECREEPERS6464 12/2/2013 3:55:00 PM

    Thanks for the factoid, I will have to keep that in mind... emoticon .
DUSTYPRAIRIE 11/27/2013 8:52:00 AM

    fascinating. I want to learn more. Thank you for opening a door for me.

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