Effect of Steam Sauna Bath on Fasting Blood Glucose Level in Healthy Adults

@inproceedings{Shiralkar2018EffectOS,
  title={Effect of Steam Sauna Bath on Fasting Blood Glucose Level in Healthy Adults},
  author={Vandana V Shiralkar and P. Jagtap and Gajanan J. Belwalkar and N. Nagane and Sushama P. Dhonde},
  year={2018}
}
amount of blood glucose rise is one of the risk markers for developing type II diabetes, so keeping it down is important for good health. Steam sauna increases insulin sensitivity. Insulin is an endocrine hormone that primarily regulates glucose homeostasis by promoting the uptake of glucose into muscle and adipose tissue. In humans, there is more evidence indicating that the major anabolic effects of insulin on skeletal muscle are due to its inhibitory action on protein degradation… Expand

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 26 REFERENCES
Clinical Implications of Thermal Therapy in Lifestyle-Related Diseases
  • 108
  • PDF
Changes in the lipid profile of blood serum in women taking sauna baths of various duration.
  • 37
  • PDF
Heat shock proteins and heat therapy for type 2 diabetes: pros and cons
  • 42
Benefits and risks of sauna bathing.
  • 205
  • Highly Influential
  • PDF
Endocrine effects of repeated sauna bathing.
  • 38
Repeated thermal therapy improves impaired vascular endothelial function in patients with coronary risk factors.
  • 212
  • PDF
Health effects and risks of sauna bathing
  • 106
The effects of repeated thermal therapy on quality of life in patients with type II diabetes mellitus.
  • Richard Beever
  • Medicine
  • Journal of alternative and complementary medicine
  • 2010
  • 34
...
1
2
3
...