Treatment with low-dose testosterone in women with anorexia nervosa (AN) for 24 weeks results in less weight gain with no sustained improvements in depression, anxiety or disordered eating symptoms compared with placebo, a recent study has shown.
Monthly supplementation with high-dose vitamin D does little to stave off the risk of developing acute respiratory infection in older adults with low prevalence of profound vitamin D deficiency, a study has found.
High-resistant starch, low-protein flour improves blood glucose and lipid levels among people with early type 2 diabetic neuropathy, as well as improves their ability to prevent antioxidative stress, reports a recent study.
Almost half of Asian patients with dyslipidaemia and hypertension, as well as half of those on pharmacotherapy, have achieved their blood pressure (BP) treatment goals, a Singapore study has shown. Moreover, BP goal attainment is significantly associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and low-density lipoprotein (LDL-C) control.