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Evidence Suggests Sodium Guidelines Are Misguided

April 25, 2017. 7:00 PM EST. Dietary sodium intake inversely associated with systolic, diastolic blood pressure in long term Read article


Gluten-Free Diet Linked to Higher Odds of Developing T2DM

March 09, 2017 People eating least amount of gluten found more likely to develop type 2 diabetes, researchers say

New or Worsening T2DM Could Indicate Pancreatic Cancer

February 01, 2017 Type 2 diabetes could be the first sign of hidden pancreatic cancer, researchers say

CVD, Osteoporosis Risk Up for Young Thyroid Cancer Survivors

January 25, 2017 More people are living with other serious health conditions resulting from treatment, researchers say

SCCM: Tight Glycemic Control No Benefit in Peds Hyperglycemia

January 25, 2017 Low likelihood of benefit, evidence of possibility of harm in critically ill children with hyperglycemia

Chemo-Related Cardiotoxicity Worse in Diabetes Patients

December 19, 2016 Those with diabetes showed more early warning signs of heart failure

ASN: Multidisciplinary Care Cost-Effective in CKD

November 21, 2016 Multidisciplinary care costs $24,613 per quality-adjusted life-year gained compared to usual care

ASN: Smoking May Negate Some Benefits of Rx Therapy in CKD

November 18, 2016 Possibly because cigarette smoking causes oxidative stress

Bladder Cancer Risk Correlates With Low Serum Vitamin D

November 08, 2016 Researchers find that bladder epithelial cells activate and respond to vitamin D

Low Oxytocin Levels Could Affect Empathy

November 07, 2016 Medical conditions such as hypopituitarism can affect oxytocin levels

Correlation ID’d for Low Maternal B12, Higher Leptin

November 07, 2016 Mothers with low B12 have higher leptin gene expression in adipose tissue, placental tissue

Many Obese Patients Are Lacking Formal Diagnosis

November 03, 2016 Less than 50 percent of those with a BMI >30 kg/m² have ICD-9 documentation for obesity

Health Professionals View Insurance As Solution in Obesity

November 03, 2016 Fifty-seven percent perceive improved coverage as a solution to improve outcomes in obese patients

Fatty Acid Consumption Tied to T2DM Risk in Women

September 19, 2016 Findings for arachidonic acid, docosapentaenoic acid, and alpha-linolenic acid

Rate of CVD Mortality, MI, Stroke Down for Patients on Semaglutide

September 16, 2016 Study confirms the noninferiority of semaglutide

Long Daytime Naps May Increase Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

September 15, 2016 Shorter naps did not appear to have any effect on diabetes risk