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September 24, 2016

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September 24, 2016

Bile Acid Uptake Inhibitor Prevents Nash/fatty Liver in Mice

Sep. 21, 2016 — Drugs that interfere with bile acid recycling can prevent several aspects of NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) in mice fed a high-fat diet, scientists have shown. The findings suggest that these ... read more

Researchers Seek Better Patient Adherence Recommendations for Diabetic Retinopathy

Sep. 16, 2016 — Complications of diabetes can lead to blindness, yet only 29.9 percent of diabetic patients studied adhered to recommendations to have an eye examination, say ... read more

Anabolic Steroid Abuse Leads to Impaired Insulin Sensitivity

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that anabolic steroid abuse is associated with impaired insulin ... read more

Consumption of Certain Fatty Acids Linked to Type 2 Diabetes in Women

Sep. 13, 2016 — New research shows that consumption of certain fatty acids is associated with an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes in ... read more

Sep. 13, 2016 — Depleting a chemical called GM3 through genetic modification prevented the development of neuropathy in obese diabetic mice, a new study ... read more

Risk Factors, Clinical Outcomes of Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Sep. 13, 2016 — Among patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement, younger age, male sex, history of diabetes mellitus, and moderate to severe residual aortic regurgitation were significantly ... read more

Reducing Consumption of Discretionary (Unhealthy) Foods and Replacing Them With Core Foods

Sep. 12, 2016 — New research shows the impact that substituting energy intake from discretionary foods (including sugar-sweetened beverages and confectionary) with healthier, core foods, and reducing levels of added ... read more

Levels of Angiopoetin-Like Protein 2 Predict Risk of Death in Type 2 Diabetes

Sep. 12, 2016 — In patients with type 2 diabetes, those with higher levels of a growth factor protein called angiopoetin-like protein 2 (Angplt2) have an increased risk of death and serious cardiovascular events, ... read more

Gestational Diabetes, Diabetes Before Pregnancy Associated With Several Poor Outcomes for Baby, Including Abnormal Size, Jaundice, Low Blood Sugar, and Malformations

Sep. 12, 2016 — Both gestational diabetes (which develops during pregnancy) and pre-gestational diabetes (present before conception) in a pregnant woman are associated with a range of poor outcomes for her child, ... read more

UK Commercial Pilots With Diabetes and Treated With Insulin Can Fly With No Safety Concerns

Sep. 12, 2016 — UK commercial airline pilots with insulin-treated diabetes can fly safely, with almost all of their blood sugar readings at safe ... read more

Low Statin Use in People With Diabetes Despite Cardioprotective Effects, Guidelines

Sep. 12, 2016 — Nearly 2 out of 5 people with diabetes who could benefit from statin therapy to lower their risk of future heart attack, stroke and related death were not prescribed one, according to new research. ... read more

Weight Loss Drug's Effect on the Brain Revealed in Study

Sep. 12, 2016 — A weight-loss drug dampened the response to food cues in regions of the brain associated with attention and emotion, leading to decreases in caloric intake, weight and body mass index (BMI), a team ... read more

Sep. 12, 2016 — Researchers have successfully determined the three-dimensional structure of a cone snail venom insulin, revealing how these highly efficient natural proteins called Con-Ins G1 can operate faster than ... read more

Sep. 12, 2016 — Researchers have found that the structure of an insulin molecule produced by predatory cone snails may be an improvement over current fast-acting therapeutic ... read more

Measuring New Hormone May Reduce Teenagers Wrongly Diagnosed With PCOS

Sep. 11, 2016 — Measuring blood levels of the recently discovered hormone irisin may improve diagnosis rates of teenagers with polycystic ovary syndrome. The findings may reduce the number of unnecessary treatments ... read more

New Strategy May Help Prevent Kidney Failure in Patients With Diabetes

Sep. 8, 2016 — A new strategy may help halt the progression of kidney disease in patients with diabetes. The approach addresses a common and serious complication of ... read more

The Influence of Fat When Gut Bacteria Is Reduced by Antibioticsm

Sep. 8, 2016 — Additional insight has been shed on how bacteria in the gut, or lack thereof, influences intestinal mast cells (MMC) activation and perhaps fat absorption. Mast cells are intimately involved with the ... read more

Teenage Weight Gain Down to Dramatic Drop in Calories They Burn

Sep. 8, 2016 — An acceleration in obesity among young teenagers could be explained by a 12-year-long study which found that the number of calories they burn while at rest drops suddenly in ... read more

Teens Are Less Likely to Select Sugary Beverages That Contain Health Warning Labels

Sep. 8, 2016 — Teens are more than 15 percent less likely to say they would purchase soft drinks and other sugary drinks that include health warning labels, according to a new study. The study is among the first to ... read more

Sep. 8, 2016 — In preclinical work begun this year, stealth insulin-producers — pancreatic islets from pigs or mice coated with thin bilayers of biomimetic material — are being tested in vivo in a mouse model ... read more

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