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Synonyms for insulin
ˈɪn sə lɪn, ˈɪns yə-in·sulin

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  1. insulinnoun

    hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas; regulates storage of glycogen in the liver and accelerates oxidation of sugar in cells

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  1. List of paraphrases for "insulin":

    insulin-producing, inulin

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  1. Robert Gabbay:

    I can tell you from seeing patients Robert Gabbay that there are many who ca n’t afford their insulin and don’t take it or take less of it and they’re worse off for it, here is the treatment that almost one-third of people with diabetes are on and its increased in price to this degree, that’s quite concerning.

  2. Kara Landau:

    Instead, it is fermented by the beneficial bacteria living in the gut. This fermentation process releases byproducts that improve the body’s insulin response, which help to prevent fat stored around the abdomen. Abdominal fat is highly correlated with diabetes, and a waist circumference larger than 35 inches in women and 40 inches in men is a risk factor for heart disease.

  3. Steven Russell:

    The promise of artificial pancreas in general is to deliver insulin when it's needed and in the right amount.

  4. Di Angelantonio:

    This is consistent with previous observations that obese men have greater insulin resistance, liver fat levels and diabetes risk than women.

  5. Skye Simpson:

    I didn’t want to give up food, or exercise. I was too lazy for that. I loved snacking on chips, bread and biscuits, at first, I was only skipping one injection a day. But as the weight dropped off, I became hooked and in just a few weeks, I was skipping my insulin all together.


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