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IR Horse

Harman, DVM

The link between insulin resistance (IR) and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in horses more

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Insulin resistance is an inflammatory condition. Metabolic syndrome in humans is associated with elevation of a number of inflammatory proteins called cytokines but the picture in horses is far less clear more

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An interview with Dr. Joyce Harman, an integrative veterinarian on insulin resistance in horses more

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Fall Grass

Animalsw.com

Uckele has introduced an improved formula to help maintain healthy insulin levels and support thyroid function. more

Alfalfa can be an excellent addition to most horses’ diets, even for those who are insulin resistant (IR). more

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Turmeric, an Asian spice, has an impressive resume of reducing inflammation, relieving pain, protecting against brain degenerative diseases, and suppressing insulin resistance. more

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Horse in field

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What do you do if you put your horse on a very strict diet to control his weight but he is not getting any thinner? more

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Horses graze on pasture at Mill Ridge Farm

Jimmy Henning, UK extension forage specialist

What a healthy pasture should look like for an insulin-resistant horse. more

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Horses graze on pasture at Mill Ridge Farm

Jimmy Henning, UK extension forage specialist

You need a good understanding of grasses before you turn your IR horse out on pasture. more

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