Stress and Diabetes Mellitus


Stress is a potential contributor to chronic hyperglycemia in diabetes. Stress has long been shown to have major effects on metabolic activity. Energy mobilization is a primary result of the fight or flight response. Stress stimulates the release of various hormones, which can result in elevated blood glucose levels. Although this is of adaptive importance… (More)


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@inproceedings{Willis2010StressAD, title={Stress and Diabetes Mellitus}, author={Thomas A Willis}, year={2010} }