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Fat Grizzly Bears Stay Healthy and Diabetes-Free

There’s no denying that grizzly bears are huge animals and gain even more weight when getting ready to hibernate (they can gain 100 pounds begrizzly bearfore hibernation). If humans don’t take care of themselves, it can lead to weight gain or other serious issues such as diabetes. Grizzly bears can stuff their stomachs and then sleep like there’s no tomorrow knowing that they don’t have to worry about their diet or diabetes. New research, published in the August 2014 issue of Cell Metabolism, sheds some light into this seemingly unfair phenomenon.

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