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Insulin Resistance Syndrome
Information about this syndrome, typically characterized by an abnormality in blood glucose metabolism.
Lowering Your Insulin Levels
Information on reducing insulin levels by lowering carbohydrate intake.
Syndrome X/Insulin Resistance Information
One woman's experiences with Syndrome X and tips on living with this disease.
Syndrome X and Insulin Resistance
Column by Pat Kendall, PhD, RD of the Colorado State University Cooperative Extension.
Diagnosis of Insulin Resistance Syndrome
Woman's Diagnostic online article about screening for insulin resistance syndrome. Concise explanation of the syndrome and appropriate screening.
Insulin Resistance Syndrome
American Academy of Family Physicians descriptive site about this condition. Written for medical professionals; also includes patient handouts.
Insulin Resistance Treatment
One physicians opinion about the treatment of Insulin Resistance.
Weight Control Doctor
This book and web site are dedicated to the topic of Syndrome X and its impact upon health. Tips about metabolism and healthy eating.
Screening References for IR and Syndrome X
Cites the various tests used to identify individuals with insulin resistance, syndrome X, diabetes and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Links to sites that describe these tests and conditions in more detail.
Insulin Resistance and the Glycemic Index
Comprehensive references and resources about insulin resistance, and the associated conditions of syndrome x, polycystic ovary syndrome, gestational diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Multiple handouts are links to resources.
Understanding Insulin Resistance
Role of sugar and insulin in type 2 diabetes and how insulin resistance can lead to high blood sugar.
Joslin Diabetes Center - What is Insulin Resistance?
Definition of Insulin Resistance. Discussion boards, self-management programs, exercices to reduce it.
Insulin Resistance: Lifestyle and Nutritional Interventions
Study about causes of IR, potential nutritional and botanical substances that are capable of positively influencing insulin resistance.
Insulin Resistance and Pre-Diabetes
Basic explanations about Insulin Resistance: causes, symptoms, prevention.
Findings and Recommendations from the American College of Endocrinology Conference on the Insulin Re
Summary of their findings, in question-and-answer form.
The Glycemic Index: Flogging a Dead Horse?
Article arguing for the usefulness of the glycemic index.
ICD-9-CM Code for Dysmetabolic Syndrome X
Detailed definition of the diagnosis code for dysmetabolic syndrome X.
Optimal Management of Hypertension and Obesity in the Metabolic Syndrome
A continuing medical education monograph on the Metabolic Syndrome, otherwise known as insulin resistance or Syndrome X. In PDF.
Insulin and Its Metabolic Effects
The beginning article of a four part lecture by Ron Rosedale, MD, discussing the importance of insulin.
Linus Pauling Institute
The glycemic index and glycemic load are commonly used to balance insulin and can improve the symptoms of insulin resistance. An article and references by Jane Higdon, Ph.D.
This information from Stanford defines insulin resistance and lists symptoms and causes including dietary considerations.
Defeat Diabetes Foundation
Learn about the relationship between insulin resistance and obesity, and the role sugar plays in creating both health issues.
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