“I would like to tell my problem”. Thus Valentina Ferragni, younger sister of the digital entrepreneur Chiara, in her Instagram stories to tell the outcome of the clinical analyzes she underwent and which revealed a condition of insulin resistance, i.e. a decrease in the ability of cells to respond to the action of insulin.
Valentina Ferragni said: “Unfortunately the analyzes did not go well. I would like to tell about my problem, because in my opinion it is a condition that affects many girls who do not know they have it because it is very difficult to diagnose. My doctor was very good, she understood something very big, that no one had understood. I have a disease in a more severe form than expected. It’s called insulin resistance ”. “I will explain what it is about later, because today is a holiday. Let’s start another life ”, concludes the young woman.
As mentioned by insulin resistance, in medicine we mean the low sensitivity of cells to the action of insulin, which can lead to type 2 diabetes mellitus. The causes can be hormonal, genetic or pharmacological.