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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Insulin

Insulin is a peptide hormone produced by beta cells of the pancreatic islets. It regulates the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and protein by promoting the ...

www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/what-insulin

Apr 7, 2017 ... Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar ( glucose) from carbohydrates in the food that you eat for energy ...

www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/diabetes/overview/what-is-diabetes/prediabetes-insulin-resistance

Defines insulin resistance and prediabetes and describes diagnosis. Lists ways to treat these conditions to help avoid developing diabetes.​

www.medicalnewstoday.com/info/diabetes/whatisinsulin.php

Insulin is a hormone; a chemical messenger produced in one part of the body to have an action on another. It is a protein responsible for regulating blood ...

www.healthline.com/health/type-2-diabetes/insulin

Dec 7, 2016 ... What is insulin? What does it do? How is it used to treat diabetes? Learn the answers as well as other considerations for using it.

www.medicinenet.com/insulin/article.htm

Aug 24, 2016 ... Insulin is a drug prescribed to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Common side effects include headache, nausea, tiredness, blurred vision, and ...

www.webmd.com/diabetes/controlling-diabetes-15/slideshow-blood-sugar-insulin

May 31, 2017 ... Injection Choices. man looking in mirror smiling. Article. Ways to Stay Positive. woman injecting Insulin into tummy. Article. Give It Your Best ...

www.hormone.org/hormones-and-health/what-do-hormones-do/insulin

Almost everyone has heard of insulin, but not many know what it is and what it does. Hormone Health Network experts explain it all. Check it out here!

www.diabetes.co.uk/body/insulin.html

Insulin is a hormone which plays a key role in the regulation of blood glucose levels. A lack of insulin, or an inability to adequately respond to insulin, can each  ...

www.diabetes.co.uk/about-insulin.html

Inside the pancreas, beta cells make the hormone insulin. With each meal, beta cells release insulin to help the body use or store the glucose it gets from food.