Sheila Jacobs

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Primary Hypertension May Not Affect Prognosis of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

Primary Hypertension May Not Affect Prognosis of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

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The presence of primary hypertension does not appear to have an effect on the prognosis of postmenopausal osteoporosis.

Topical Methyl Estradiolpropanoate Safe, Effective for Treating Estrogen-Deficient Skin

Topical Methyl Estradiolpropanoate Safe, Effective for Treating Estrogen-Deficient Skin

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A study was conducted to assess the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of methyl estradiolpropanoate, a topical soft estrogen cosmeceutical for the treatment of estrogen-deficient skin.

COPD and Obesity: Is There a Dose-Response Relationship in Nonsmokers?

COPD and Obesity: Is There a Dose-Response Relationship in Nonsmokers?

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The odds of developing COPD were considerably higher in both men and women with class III obesity compared with normal weight individuals.

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.

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