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The Effects of Steroids on Diabetes and How to Treat It

Understanding the relationship between steroids & diabetes Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects the way your body produces and uses insulin. Insulin is a hormone that helps glucose enter your cells to produce energy. When you have diabetes, either your pancreas doesn’t make enough insulin or your cells don’t react to insulin properly, so […]

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The Effects of Steroids on Blood Sugar Levels

What exactly are steroids? The term “steroid” refers to a general term; the term “glucocorticoid” refers to a medical term that is more specific. Glucocorticoids are hormones that are naturally produced in the body (by the adrenal glands of the kidneys) and have anti-inflammatory properties. They also have the ability to regulate metabolism (which includes […]

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Effects of Steroids
Drugs & Supplements Steroids

The Effects of Steroids on Cholesterol

Cholesterol What exactly is cholesterol? Cholesterol is a lipid (fat) compound that belongs to the steroid family. It is a type of fat found in your body and several foods. While too much cholesterol is bad, the body requires some cholesterol to function properly. Cholesterol is the body’s most abundant steroid. It is found in […]

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