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August, 25, 2019
Diabetes and Intestinal Sweet Tooth: It appears that type 2 diabetes is not just a disorder of the pancreas and insulin function. Intestinal function also plays a role. Interestingly, sweet taste receptors in the intestine detect glucose and trigger a response that accelerates glucose absorption in diabetics more that healthy non-diabetics.

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Gut taste mechanisms are abnormal in diabetes sufferers

Research Related Article:
Diabetes. 2013 Oct;62(10):3532-41. doi: 10.2337/db13-0581.

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