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What causes insulin resistance?
There are several causes for insulin resistance, and genetic factors (inherited component) are usually significant. Some medications can contribute to insulin resistance. In addition, insulin resistance is often seen with the following conditions:
the metabolic syndrome, which is a group of conditions involving excess weight (particularly around the waist), high blood pressure, and
elevated levels of
cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood