Exercise and insulin resistance

Lance Bollinger, Tom LaFontaine

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Insulin resistance (IR) is a growing problem in the united states. exercise is an effective treatment in the management of ir through enhanced insulin sensitivity, increased skeletal muscle glucose uptake, and improved b-cell function. additionally, exercise may positively modify comorbidities often associated with ir.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-43
Number of pages4
JournalStrength and Conditioning Journal
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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