Child adiposity and cardiometabolic outcomes are associated with child but not maternal snoring, a recent study finds. Moreover, there is a cross-sectional relationship between child adiposity and other cardiometabolic outcomes.
Consuming about four or more servings of dark-green leafy vegetables, as well as corn and tubers, every day may confer benefits for low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in early postmenopausal women, a study from Hong Kong has shown.
An initial strategy of 1-year romosozumab followed by alendronate is superior over alendronate alone in reducing new vertebral fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at high risk for fracture, according to the ARCH* study.
Profiling of primary pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas with matrix-assisted laser desorption-ionization time-of-flight (MALDI-TOF) mass spectrometry (MS) can identify diseases with metastatic potential based on their different asparagine-linked glycan (N-glycan) structures, according to a study conducted at Helsinki University Hospital and Glykos Finland Ltd.
Endurance exercise appears to have a direct effect on serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) concentrations, according to a new study. Moreover, sex disparity exists in the serum 25(OH)D response to acute endurance exercise, and men have greater increase in 25(OH)D concentrations than women.
Individuals who eat fibre-rich food are likely to have lower postprandial glucose at breakfast, a recent study has found. In addition, the consumption of soluble fibre from food and supplement has a similar beneficial effect in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).
Physical activity interventions confer benefits for fasting glucose and HbA1c, and such benefits appear to depend on the duration of exercise per week rather than the type of physical activity, according to a study.
Close to 50 percent of diabetic patients with dysphagia are found to have some type of an oesophageal motility disorder, according to a new study. Moreover, diabetic retinopathy and insulin use among diabetic patients are risk factors for oesophageal motor abnormalities.
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 1 - 15 December 2016 which includes New Molecular Entities (NMEs) and new biologics. It does not include Tentative Approvals. Supplemental approvals may have occurred since the original approval date.
The American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) President Desmond Schatz challenged the scientific community to transform diabetes from an invisible disease to a highly visible crisis. “Diabetes is an epidemic spiralling out of control across this country and around the world, yet it remains largely invisible,” he said, speaking at the 76th Scientific Sessions of ADA in New Orleans, Louisiana, US.
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 16 - 31 July 2017 which includes New Molecular Entities (NMEs) and new biologics. It does not include Tentative Approvals. Supplemental approvals may have occurred since the original approval date.