Elevated calcium levels may lead to suboptimal growth of bone, according to the study’s findings.
Odds of diabetic kidney disease higher in obese teens receiving medical therapy vs bariatric surgery for T2DM.
Researchers used patient databases to investigate the association between obesity treatment interventions with a dietary component and the change in symptoms of depression and anxiety in pediatric patients who were overweight or obese.
Weight management/group medical visit arm had lower diabetes medication use, greater weight loss.
A recent study used a simulation model to project the possible effects of including warning labels on sugar-sweetened beverages on the body weight and dietary behaviors of US adults.
For patients with type 2 diabetes, apparent treatment-resistant hypertension increases risk for cardiovascular events and mortality.
In patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, anemia is associated with the development of diabetic retinopathy.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) announced a set of practice- and system-level recommendations in a position statement presented at the 2019 AAP National Conference & Exhibition.
Treatment for adolescent obesity should be guided by patient age, pubertal status, severity of obesity, psychosocial factors, and comorbidities.
A larger percentage of weight loss regained after an intensive lifestyle intervention was positively associated with certain cardiometabolic risk factors in type 2 diabetes.
Obesity rate has held steady in recent years.
Study informs guidance for ranges of safe, unsafe weight gain in twin pregnancies.
Mortality risk for flu-related hospitalizations lower for those with vs without type 2 diabetes.
The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research developed 13 clinical recommendations (7 primary and 6 secondary) to address the undertreatment of osteoporosis-related fractures and prevent secondary fracture among persons aged ≥65 years with hip or vertebral fractures.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
Receiving 12 weeks of probiotic supplement can improve body mass index as well as components of the inflammatory and glycolipid metabolism in obese children.
Approximately 1 in 5 people with HIV also has prevalent DM, and control of hemoglobin A1c levels in these patients may have a beneficial effect on CD4 counts.
Among older individuals with type 2 diabetes, insulin use is least prevalent in those in good health, and discontinuation of insulin treatment is most likely in healthier patients.
More primary care for patients with mental health, substance use disorders may affect diabetes severity.
The neurokinin 3 receptor antagonist fezolinetant reduces the frequency and severity of vasomotor symptoms in menopause.