Sheila Jacobs

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Risk for Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease Elevated in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis

Risk for Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease Elevated in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis

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Risk for type 2 diabetes, ischemic heart disease, and peripheral vascular disease was elevated among patients with psoriatic arthritis compared with the general population.

Changes in Glucose Regulation in Parkinson Disease

Changes in Glucose Regulation in Parkinson Disease

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Investigators sought to determine whether patients with moderate to advanced Parkinson disease have impaired glucose levels during an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test.

Real-World Data Show Reduced Fracture Rates in Teriparatide-Treated Osteoporosis

Real-World Data Show Reduced Fracture Rates in Teriparatide-Treated Osteoporosis

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Rates of incident clinical vertebral fracture, incident nonvertebral fracture, hip fracture, and clinical fractures decreased 6 months after initiation of teriparatide.

Genetic Screening May Predict Osteoporosis, Fracture Risk

Genetic Screening May Predict Osteoporosis, Fracture Risk

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Genetic testing may identify individuals with an increased risk for osteoporosis and bone fracture.

The Association Between Skin Diseases and Metabolic Syndrome

The Association Between Skin Diseases and Metabolic Syndrome

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Investigators examine the association between various skin conditions and metabolic syndrome.

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