Metabolic Inflammation: What is it?

Metabolic Inflammation: What is it?

September 17, 2021
Important Points: Inflammation cytokines homeostasis metabolic syndrome Metabolic Inflammation: What is it? In the quest to understand the causes and early symptoms of diabetes and other chronic diseases, metabolic inflammation is often mentioned. What is it, and what is its role in the early onset…

Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome

Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome

July 9, 2021
Important Points: Metabolic syndrome Type 2 diabetes Blood sugar Insulin resistance Unraveling the Metabolic Syndrome Metabolic syndrome can be defined as a cluster of conditions that increase one’s risk for heart disease and type 2 diabetes. The cardinal signs involved include increased blood pressure, high…

Metabolic inflammation as a cause of insulin resistance

Metabolic inflammation as a cause of insulin resistance

February 12, 2021
Important Points: Insulin resistance Prediabetes Inflammation Metabolic syndrome Metabolic inflammation as a cause of insulin resistance In previous articles, I have discussed the role of metabolic Inflammation in obesity and diabetes. Today, we will narrow down to the specifics of what insulin resistance is, its…

What is the relationship between metabolic Inflammation and type 2 diabetes?

What is the relationship between metabolic Inflammation and type 2 diabetes?

February 5, 2021
Important Points: Inflammation Diabetes Obesity Metabolic syndrome Beta cells What is the relationship between metabolic Inflammation and type 2 diabetes? A growing body of data shows that type 2 diabetes is at least in part rooted in inflammation. The higher a person’s body mass index, the…