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Medicine’s Betul Hatipoglu discussed diabetes, blood glucose levels

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HealthCentral: Betul Hatipoglu, professor at the School of Medicine, discussed diabetes and factors that can affect blood glucose levels. “Stress hormones such as cortisol push the liver to produce more sugars and make the body more resistant to insulin,” said Hatipoglu.