• Antioxidants may prevent cognitive impairment in diabetes

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Cognitive difficulties in patients with diabetes, caused by repeated episodes of low blood sugar, could be reduced with antioxidants, according to a new study. The study findings suggest that stimulating antioxidant defenses in mice reduces cognitive impairments caused by low blood sugar, which could help to improve the quality of life for diabetic patients.
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  • Small increase in physical activity prevents cancer, diabetes, CVD in OA patients

    5 monthes ago - By Healio

    CHICAGO - A recent mathematical modeling analysis revealed that a modest increase in physical activity among patients with knee osteoarthritis substantially improved their quality of life and prevented thousands of cancer, cardiovascular disease and diabetes cases.
    Elena Losina, PhD, Robert W. Lovett Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School and director of Policy and Innovation eValuations in Orthopedic Treatments Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital, said these new findings underscore the importance of developing public health campaigns to promote physical
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