Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome and Parkinson's Progression: Is There A Link?

Metabolic Syndrome and Parkinson's Progression: Is There A Link?

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Patients with metabolic syndrome experienced an increase in Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) scores.

How Does Long-Term Schizophrenia Therapy Affect Metabolic Profiles?

How Does Long-Term Schizophrenia Therapy Affect Metabolic Profiles?

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Modest changes were recorded in patients' weight, fasting glucose, and glycated hemoglobin levels with long-term schizophrenia therapy.

Cardiometabolic Comorbidities, Hospitalizations, and Costs Associated With Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

Cardiometabolic Comorbidities, Hospitalizations, and Costs Associated With Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

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People with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder experience twice the rate of diabetes and metabolic syndrome compared to the general population.

Exploring the Link Between Metabolic Syndrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exploring the Link Between Metabolic Syndrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 70 studies to analyze the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Postbiotic Reduces Glucose Intolerance and Adipose Inflammation

Postbiotic Reduces Glucose Intolerance and Adipose Inflammation

Postbiotic reduced hepatic insulin resistance in obesity and low-level endotoxemia.

Natural Therapies: Avocado Consumption for Metabolic Syndrome

Natural Therapies: Avocado Consumption for Metabolic Syndrome

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Investigators conducted a meta-analysis of 129 studies focused on avocado consumption to determine the benefit in metabolic syndrome and hypertension.

Benfits of Weight Loss in Women With HIV

Benfits of Weight Loss in Women With HIV

Moderate, diet-induced weight loss can improve metabolic and cardiovascular risk factors in women with HIV.

Metabolic Syndrome Increases CRC Risk in Healthy-Weight Women

Metabolic Syndrome Increases CRC Risk in Healthy-Weight Women

Women with metabolically unhealthy phenotypes had higher risks of colorectal cancer than those who were metabolically healthy, even in women who had healthy weights.

Oxidative Stress Associated With Metabolic Syndrome

Oxidative Stress Associated With Metabolic Syndrome

Oxidized low-density lipoprotein (ox-LDL) as a proxy for oxidative stress is associated with metabolic syndrome and its components.

Improved Aerobic Capacity With Pioglitazone in Metabolic Syndrome

Improved Aerobic Capacity With Pioglitazone in Metabolic Syndrome

Pioglitazone improved whole-body aerobic capacity and skeletal muscle energy metabolism in patients with metabolic syndrome.

Adult Metabolic Syndrome Risk Associated With Socioeconomic Status in Childhood

Adult Metabolic Syndrome Risk Associated With Socioeconomic Status in Childhood

Each unit increase in family socioeconomic status in childhood is linked to a decrease in risk for adult metabolic syndrome.

Nap Length Associated With Type 2 Diabetes

Nap Length Associated With Type 2 Diabetes

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Pooled analysis of more than 300 000 participants revealed a J-shaped relation between nap length, diabetes, and metabolic syndrome risk.

Efficacy of Evolocumab for Reducing LDL Cholesterol

Efficacy of Evolocumab for Reducing LDL Cholesterol

At week 52, all subgroups saw a change in levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol.

Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Young Men May Lead to Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes

Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Young Men May Lead to Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes

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Young men who abuse anabolic steroids may place themselves at higher risk for cardiometabolic disorders.

Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity Increase Mortality Risk in Colorectal Cancer

Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity Increase Mortality Risk in Colorectal Cancer

Obese patients with metabolic syndrome and colorectal cancer have an increased risk for all-cause and cancer-related death.

Dry-Cooked Foods May Raise Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Dry-Cooked Foods May Raise Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Dry-heat cooking that produces advanced glycation end products may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes.

Metabolic Syndrome Severity May Change Throughout Menopausal Transition

Metabolic Syndrome Severity May Change Throughout Menopausal Transition

African-American women in particular experienced more rapid progression in metabolic syndrome severity during pre- and perimenopausal periods compared to post-menopausal period.

Risk of Metabolic Syndrome Increased With Chemotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Risk of Metabolic Syndrome Increased With Chemotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Researchers observed significant increases in all individual metabolic syndrome components and the overall metabolic syndrome score after chemotherapy.

Polyphenols May Not Strongly Protect Against Heart Disease in Metabolic Syndrome

Polyphenols May Not Strongly Protect Against Heart Disease in Metabolic Syndrome

Findings are from a review assessing supplementation in patients with metabolic syndrome.

Some Metabolic Syndrome Components Linked to Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy

Some Metabolic Syndrome Components Linked to Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy

Only diabetes and baseline HbA1c are significantly associated with distal symmetric polyneuropathy.

Physical Activity Deficiency: A New Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes?

Physical Activity Deficiency: A New Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes?

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Sedentary behaviors may boost risk for type 2 diabetes by 22% and risk for metabolic syndrome by 39%.

Metabolic Syndrome Associated With Mild Cognitive Impairment

Metabolic Syndrome Associated With Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mild cognitive impairment as well as progression to dementia may be increased with metabolic syndrome.

Dietary Improvements Decreased Metabolic Syndrome Severity in Adolescents

Dietary Improvements Decreased Metabolic Syndrome Severity in Adolescents

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Metabolic syndrome severity has decreased among adolescents from 1999 and 2012.

Dietary Alpha-Tocopherol Requirements May Be Higher in Metabolic Syndrome

Dietary Alpha-Tocopherol Requirements May Be Higher in Metabolic Syndrome

Alpha-tocopherol bioavailability is unaffected by dairy fat quantity.

Moderate Red Wine Intake May Decrease Cardiometabolic Risk in Type 2 Diabetes

Moderate Red Wine Intake May Decrease Cardiometabolic Risk in Type 2 Diabetes

Findings were in patients with controlled diabetes who added alcohol nightly to the Mediterranean diet.

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalent in Women With Lupus

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalent in Women With Lupus

Antimalarial drug may protect against metabolic syndrome in this patient population.

Childhood Infection May Up Metabolic Disease Risk in Adulthood

Childhood Infection May Up Metabolic Disease Risk in Adulthood

Early childhood hospitalization for infection tied to increased BMI and metabolic syndrome in adulthood.

Less Sleep Increases Odds for Metabolic Syndrome

Less Sleep Increases Odds for Metabolic Syndrome

There was a dose-response association, with a 1.5-fold increase among those sleeping less than 5 hours.

Coffee Consumption Not Linked to Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes

Coffee Consumption Not Linked to Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes

Coffee does not appear to increase or decrease the risk for lifestyle disease like metabolic syndrome, obesity or type 2 diabetes.

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence Increased With ADT in Prostate Cancer

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence Increased With ADT in Prostate Cancer

Increases in components of metabolic syndrome, and in prevalence of full metabolic syndrome.

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