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.
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.
Frequent or persistent vasomotor symptoms during the menopause transition are associated with increased risk for later cardiovascular disease events.
Higher estradiol doses had significant benefits for cardiovascular risk factors in early postmenopausal women, but these effects were attenuated in late postmenopausal women.
Adjusted uninsured rates down 17% for people with undiagnosed diabetes after ACA.
Researchers sought to determine patient and visit characteristics associated with the discussion of postmenopausal vulvovaginal symptoms at well-woman examinations.
Findings seen for increased consumption of total nuts as well as walnuts, other tree nuts, peanuts.
Cardiorenal disease is commonly the first cardiovascular disease manifestation in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Primary care doctors have limited knowledge about screening, management for prediabetes.
Consumption of locally produced food without additives is associated with reduced blood pressure and visceral fat, as well as with improved mood.
Evidence to date suggests that the risk for all-cause dementia is 40% to 60% higher in patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
Plus, statistically significant increases seen in adult obesity rates in 33 states between 2013 and 2018.
Although use of hormone therapy can have some protective effect on muscle mass in postmenopausal women, the benefit is small in the general population.
Women aged 50 to 59 years with BSO had treatment-associated decrease in all-cause mortality.
Primary care diabetes prevention programs that promote physical activity become less effective when patients experience depressive symptoms.
Use of menopausal hormonal therapy for 5 years around the start of menopause may be associated with increased risk for breast cancer.