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A student found that Insulin promotes synthesis and muscle growth.

A student found that Insulin promotes synthesis and muscle growth. Since his weight training was not producing muscle hypertrophy fast enough, he injected himself with a very high dose of Insulin he took from his sister who actually is a diabetic type I patient. Soon after the injection he passed and he later died.


1. Why did he pass out (what does pass out mean and why?)


2. Why did he die?

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he pass out because an excess of insulin in the bloodstream causes cells in the body to absorb more sugar(glucose)... View the full answer

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1. Passing out means that he actually lost consciousness before he died. By passing out, it means... View the full answer

After taking the type 1 insulin the blood glucose levels become excessively... View the full answer

He passed out due to severe hypoglycemic crisis. Insulin is injected to lower blood glucose levels in diabetic patients.... View the full answer

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