Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, December 22nd, 2003
According to the American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), a co-sponsor of the Congress, insulin resistance syndrome (also identified as metabolic syndrome) is a physiological metabolic problem, characterized by decreased tissue sensitivity to the action of insulin. Most people with insulin resistance are able to secrete enough insulin to maintain non-diabetic glucose levels, but...
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