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Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Nutraceuticals May Benefit Patients Who Are Statin Intolerant

Nutraceuticals May Benefit Patients Who Are Statin Intolerant

Nutraceuticals may offer a solution to patients who cannot tolerate statins because of severe muscle pain.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Cost-Benefit Analysis of Insulin Analogs in Type 2 Diabetes

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Insulin Analogs in Type 2 Diabetes

According to a 2016 study, the mean price of insulin increased nearly 3-fold between 2002 and 2013.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Type 2 Diabetes and Alzheimer Disease: What's the Connection?

Type 2 Diabetes and Alzheimer Disease: What's the Connection?

Findings suggest that insulin resistance and deficiency may increase the risk of Alzheimer disease via their influence on brain function.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Incidence of Diabetes Influenced by Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals in the Environment

Incidence of Diabetes Influenced by Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals in the Environment

Environmental causes of T2D and other metabolic disorders are often overlooked; a new body of evidence, however, is changing the clinical thinking about mitigating these effects on those at high risk of T2D.

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The Effects of Alcohol on The Body's Major Systems

The Effects of Alcohol on The Body's Major Systems

Varying degrees of alcohol consumption affect every major organ system.

The Diagnostic Work-Up of Thyroid Nodules: Ruling out Papillary Thyroid Cancer

The Diagnostic Work-Up of Thyroid Nodules: Ruling out Papillary Thyroid Cancer

The American Thyroid Association recently published updated evidence-based guidelines for diagnosing and managing adults with thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid ...

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Early-Onset Asthma/Wheezing Associated With Later Childhood Obesity

Children with asthma had a 66% higher risk for incident obesity compared with children without asthma.

Bariatric Surgery Reduces Macrovascular Complications in Obesity, T2D

For patients with severe obesity and type 2 diabetes, bariatric surgery is associated with a lower risk for macrovascular outcomes compared with not undergoing surgery.

Heritability of BMI Stronger in Obesogenic Environments

Heritability of BMI was significantly higher in children living in high-risk obesogenic environments compared with those living in low-risk environments.

Latest in General Endocrinology

Can Sex Differences in Acromegaly Symptoms Aid in Earlier Diagnosis?

Researchers described signs and symptoms in the years prior to acromegaly diagnosis and reported on differences between men and women in their clinical manifestations.

What Adverse Events Are Associated With Diazoxide Treatment for Congenital Hyperinsulinism?

Diazoxide treatment in children with congenital hyperinsulinism is associated most commonly with neutropenia, but also carries a risk for pulmonary hypertension.

Relacorilant Gets Orphan Drug Designation for Pancreatic Cancer

The Company is investigating the treatment as a combination with nab-paclitaxel (Abraxane; Celgene) for pancreatic cancers and other solid tumors.

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