Resistance training improves glycaemic control in obese type 2 diabetic men.

  title={Resistance training improves glycaemic control in obese type 2 diabetic men.},
  author={James Chris Baldi and Neil J Snowling},
  journal={International journal of sports medicine},
  volume={24 6},
The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether moderate intensity resistance training (RT) improves glycaemic control in obese, type 2 diabetic men. Eighteen subjects were randomly assigned to a 10-week RT program, or a non-training control group (C). Glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA 1c ), fasting glucose and insulin, glucose and insulin 120 minutes (2h) after a 75 g oral glucose load, body composition and muscular strength and endurance were measured before and after the 10-week… CONTINUE READING


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