Measuring succinate levels before bariatric surgery may serve as a predictive marker for remission of type 2 diabetes.
The AACE has produced a position statement addressing population-specific challenges and practical steps for clinicians with regard to diabetes care for African Americans, Latinx/Hispanics, Asian Americans, and Native Americans.
Study results found that clinicians paid low attention to obesity treatment and patients commonly underestimated the cardiometabolic complications of obesity.
Rhythm Pharmaceuticals announced positive topline results from two pivotal phase 3 studies evaluating setmelanotide for the treatment of pro-opiomelanocortin and leptin receptor deficiency obesities.
Maternal obesity and gestational diabetes may have important effects on early child body composition, but likely do not directly affect left ventricular mass in offspring.
Patients with T2D and obesity who monitored their blood glucose more frequently had better outcomes after a 12-week intensive weight management program.
Increased variations of body mass index and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol during childhood are independent risk factors for the development of diabetes.
Researchers assessed the effects of exercise training on bone structure and metabolism after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.
Central obesity is linked to mortality risk in women classified as normal weight, overweight, and obese according to their BMI.
Women consuming a Mediterranean-style diet during pregnancy gained less weight and had lower risk for gestational diabetes compared with usual care.
Body mass index partially mediates the relationship between early menarche and increased risk for type 2 diabetes.