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Insulin: Master Regulator

By Catherine M. Haug,  Moved from Syndrome-X article February 2007; moved and updated April 2021. Insulin is well known as the pancreatic hormone that regulates blood sugar, as well as other less-known responsibilities that are discussed in this article. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Insulin Resistance: Controlling & Reversing

by Catherine M. Haug,  January 2007; reorganized and updated February 2007; updated and moved to Cat’s Kitchen April 19, 2021 Insulin resistance is a growing problem among humans; for many years, it was largely misunderstood by medical practitioners. But now, that’s … Continue reading

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Insulin Resistance: A Look at Causes

by Catherine M. Haug,  January 2007; updated February 2007 and April 2021  Several links need to be updated when articles moved from iWeb to Cat’s Kitchen: iWeb: Health-Metabolism > Brown Fat This article is quite long; consider dividing the following topics … Continue reading

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Insulin Resistance: Leptin and Lectins

by Catherine M. Haug,  August 2007; updated April 2021 Leptin is a hormone that signals: satiety–sense of fullness–as a signal to stop taking in food; and  hunger when fuel storage drops below a ‘set point. To a certain extent, release … Continue reading

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Introduction to Insulin, Insulin Resistance (IR) and Metabolic Syndrome

By Catherine Haug; moved and updated Mar 30, 2021 I originally wrote this article for my old website in Jan 2007, then updated/reorganized it in Feb and Aug 2007 (using iWeb software that is no longer available), so I have … Continue reading

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