Reference Insulin resistance is a condition where the body's cells don't properly respond to the hormone insulin, which tells cells to take in blood sugar and use it for fuel.
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Eating too much and not exercising may be the main causes of obesity, but it turns out they aren't the only things that build the bulge.
Women who drink 10 cups a day of green tea don't have a lower chance of breast cancer than women who drink less than a cup a week.
The test measures blood levels of cardiac troponin T, which at detectable levels is associated with heart disease and death.
Women who take hormones to relieve symptoms of menopause could be increasing their risk of developing ovarian cancer no matter what type of hormones, according to new research.
Curcumin, found in the spice turmeric, works with chemo drug Cisplatin to suppress head and neck tumor growth.