Preparation quality for colonoscopy is worse in individuals with diabetes than those without, a recent study has found. In addition, diabetic patients also experience longer cecal intubation and total procedure time.
Bariatric surgery appears to reduce the rate of hospitalizations for stable angina pectoris (SAP) in obese adults, a study has shown.
Insulin degludec and Gla-300 appear to provide effective glycaemic control with a good safety profile in types 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus (T1DM and T2DM), according to a literature review. This benefit may be attributed to the improved insulin delivery of >24 hours.
Glycated haemoglobin levels in the range of <6 and ≥9 percent appear to be associated with increased risk of death among diabetic patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), a study has found.
Interventions to hyperlipidaemia, improvements in diet and physical fitness are important in preventing cardiovascular risk factors in Chinese postmenopausal women, a new study reports.
Fish oil supplementation for 12 weeks shows no effect on substrate oxidation and resting metabolic rate in young healthy males, a new clinical trial reveals.
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.