Tagged: insulin resistance

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Safe Treats for Horses

The following article was written by Equine Nutritionist, Dr. Juliet Getty, PhD.  For more great information about equine nutrition, please see her website.  Treats: Which are safe and which are not? Horse owners often...

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Cushing’s Disease in Horses

I recently wrote an article about a study that evaluated PPID-Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction (aka Cushing’s Disease) risk factors in horses and learned more about the condition that is becoming much more recognized among older...

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Insulin Resistance in Horses

Do you have a horse that you would call an “easy keeper?”  A horse that can seemingly live on air?  If so, there’s a good possiblity he could be suffering from a metabolic condition known as insulin resistance (IR),...