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Dec 21, 2018 10:58 AM

‘Tis the season to indulge – but what does it mean for our b...

With the holiday season right around the corner, most of us will be looking forward to coming together with family and friends to celebrate.

Aug 02, 2018 03:30 PM

Your microbiome and prediabetes: trust your gut

Dr Dorit Samocha-Bonet is discovering how your microbiome could hold the key to blood sugar regulation.

MEDIA RELEASE: Nov 10, 2015 08:15 AM

Exploring the paradox of metabolically healthy obesity

Australian researchers have defined some key characteristics of the metabolically healthy obese – those obese individuals who remain free from type 2 diabetes and other disorders that usually associate with obesity. Thei...

MEDIA RELEASE: Feb 01, 2012 04:05 PM

Understanding why some obese people stay sensitive to insuli...

Obesity, especially central obesity, is associated with insulin resistance, which precedes diabetes, sometimes by more than a decade. However, it’s not only a question of body weight or fat distribution, because some obe...