Obese men with low-risk prostate cancer are highly likely to have unfavourable pathologic features, a recent study suggests.
Treatment with enteric-coated (EC) aspirin does not completely inhibit serum thromboxane B2 (TXB2) generation in a high proportion of patients with diabetes due to incomplete absorption, according to a new study.
Hyperglycaemia, a hallmark of metabolic syndrome, may contribute to atherosclerotic diseases, a new study reports. Compared to those without diabetes, metabolic syndrome patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus experience more severe coronary lesions.
There appears to be a positive association between television watching and obesity risk, as well as an inverse association between indoor activity or sleeping time and hyperglycaemia risk, among children born to mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), a cohort study suggests.
Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, especially those recently treated with insulin, may be at a higher risk of disseminated intravascular coagulation, a new study reports. The risk is also high among those with additional non-septic severe infections and solid tumours.
There is no association between delayed gastric emptying (GE) and postprandial hypoglycaemia or increased glycaemic variability in type 1 diabetes (T1D), according to a new study. In addition, faster GE during the postprandial period and the entire study correlates with higher and lower continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)-based glucose values, respectively.
Older postmenopausal women with increased levels of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) appear to have lower prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes, as well as lower fasting insulin levels, a recent study has found.
Acute ingestion of a beverage containing bitter melon extract may result in attenuated postprandial glucose response in some individuals with prediabetes, a recent study has shown.
Individuals with recurrent episodes of acute alcoholic pancreatitis (AAP) have a substantially elevated risk of pancreatic endocrine dysfunction, pancreatogenic diabetes and mortality, according to a recent study.
Psychological distress is an independent risk factor for type 2 diabetes mellitus in a population of Chinese police officers, a new study reports. Moreover, this trend is also observed in a high-risk population.