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Statin therapy associated with increased insulin resistance and type two diabetes
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Statin therapy associated with increased insulin resistance and type two diabetes

According to a new study, statin therapy may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes by decreasing insulin sensitivity and secretion. Overall, there was a 46% increase in the risk of type two diabetes. Statins are considered to be safe and well-tolerated medications commonly used for the prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in individuals … Continue reading