Adults with severe chronic disease or with fair or poor general health have a higher prevalence of edentulism and severe tooth loss.
Women with elevated body mass index and hypertension are more likely to have subclinical hypothyroidism and may benefit from regular screening.
Revisional bariatric surgery in patients with persistent metabolic disease may improve obesity-related comorbidities and metabolic outcomes.
Younger people who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes have higher weight and blood pressure than similarly aged people without diabetes.
Baseline diastolic blood pressure does not affect the cardiovascular benefits of intensive lowering of systolic blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Primary aldosteronism is prevalent and increases in parallel with hypertension severity.
Higher intake of whole-fat dairy products is associated with a lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) as well as hypertension and diabetes.
A risk score based on 10 factors can predict the risk for developing critical illness at COVID-19 admission.
Adolescents with obesity or type 2 diabetes are at increased risk for progression of cardiovascular risk factors and accelerated early vascular aging.
The most common comorbidities among patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the New York City area are hypertension, obesity, and diabetes.
A distinct association between psoriasis and metabolic and cardiovascular disorders is demonstrated in this study, which also found considerable sex differences in cardiovascular risk factors.