How Estrogen Therapy Might Reduce Type 2 Diabetes Risk

New research strengthens the idea that Estrogen Therapy might help to reduce Type 2 Diabetes. This mechanism works after the hormone replacement therapy after which it is able to control blood sugar levels.

In postmenopausal women, researchers found that estrogen targets specific cells in the pancreas and the gut to increase tolerance to glucose.

Type 2 diabetes is characterized by loss of beta cells by which the body struggles to produce insulin, the hormone that regulates blood sugar by absorbing it in the blood...( Read More )