Long-chain fatty acids in fish oil boost circulating adiponectin levels.
There is a direct correlation between testosterone and metabolic syndrome, mental function, libido, erectile dysfunction, bone density, and overall energy.
Are there any studies that support eliminating foods like sugar, milk and wheat to improve Hashimoto disease symptoms?
The FDA has approved canagliflozin, the first sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor, to treat type 2 diabetes.
Those who transition from pediatric to adult diabetes care before the age of 21 have 2.5-fold increased odds for poor gylcemic control.
Only about 11% of the estimated 79 million Americans who had prediabetes in 2009-2010 identified as such.
Omega-3 supplements can help constipation in postmenopausal women taking calcium and vitamin D supplements.
The seeds of the fenugreek plant, which are used for medicinal purposes, contain saponins, alkaloids and other antioxidants.
Primarily used in food and drink packaging, ingestion of bisphenol A has recently been linked to obesity, diabetes, and reproductive disorders.
The ADA has changed systolic BP goals based on results from meta-analyses that show little additional benefit to achieving more aggressive targets.
Researchers identify seven myths and six presumptions perpetuated in social media and scientific literature.
The FDA has approved Nesina, Oseni, and Kazano as adjuncts to diet and exercise for treating adults with type 2 diabetes.
Only obese people with a BMI of 35 or higher have a significantly higher risk for death than normal weight people, findings from a metaanalysis suggest.
Minerals in tap and bottled water can deactivate some of the hormones in thyroid medication.
Diabetes treatments have come a long way, but continual efforts are needed to make the disease easier to manage and more affordable.
Consuming soy products and fiber did not prevent the onset of hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause.
Bisphenol A exposure during pregnancy linked to lower maternal thyroxine, male neonatal thyroid-stimulating hormone levels, but effects may be transient.
Can thyroid hormone replacement therapy affect bone density?
A patient has elevated creatine and fasciculations. Could an electrolyte imbalance be the cause?
Adults who were normal weight at the time of type 2 diabetes diagnosis had a higher risk of death those who are overweight or obese.
Two clinicians disagree on a diagnosis after reviewing two-hour oral glucose tolerance test results. Who is correct?
Obese black children may have an increased risk for high blood pressure compared with obese white children, research suggests.
A small overall reduction the average BMI of U.S. adults could improve projected obesity trends.
Excess visceral body fat distribution and biomarkers for insulin resistance are better predictors of diabetes in obese individuals than weight alone.
Children and adolescents who have higher concentrations of urinary bisphenol A, a manufactured chemical found in plastics and consumer products, have significantly higher odds of being obese.
Reductions in all-cause and cardiovascular mortality were lower among patients with diabetes compared with other clopidogrel (Plavix) users.
Diabetes risk only increased in those with one or more major risk factors.
A patient with newly diagnosed diabetes has a hemoglobin (Hb) A1c of 12.2% and glucose 350 mg/dL, despite increasing insulin (glargine [Lantus]) to 25 units. What else can be done to lower blood sugar?
Could a vegetarian diet be contributing to an older woman's alopecia?
How should a primary care clinician follow-up after performing a lipid profile on an obese pediatric patient?