Teenagers who eat the standard Western diet found to have increased risk of mental health challenges
The notion that the Western diet is not ideal is nothing new; the “standard” dietary habits in the U.S. and other westernized nations have been linked to major diseases like...
8 hours ago - Natural News
High iodine dietary intake is associated with type 2 diabetes among women of the E3N-EPIC cohort study
Iodine is an essential micronutrient needed for the production of thyroid hormones. Consequently, iodine insufficient and excessive intakes are associated with thyroid...
15 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Dietary intake of flavonoid subclasses and risk of type 2 diabetes in prospective cohort studies: A dose-response meta-analysis
Flavonoids intake has been linked to risk of type 2 diabetes theoretically, but the findings were conflicting from observational studies. Results from the recent meta-analysis...
15 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Adequacy of nutrition and body weight in patients with early stage dementia: the Cognition and Aging Study
Recent evidence highlights the effects of obesity, diabetes and hypertension in the development of Alzheimer's disease. Involuntary body weight changes in patients with...
15 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
Genomic study brings us closer to precision medicine for type 2 diabetes
Most patients with type 2 diabetes are treated with a 'one-size-fits-all' protocol, but this approach can leave many cases inadequately managed. New work indicates that...
15 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
CDC: 14% of US adults have diabetes, many unaware of disease status
The prevalence of diabetes among adults in the United States rose to 14% between 2013 and 2016, with nearly 31% of those with diabetes unaware they have the disease, according...
18 hours ago - Healio - 2 articles
Insulin treatment shows great potential against chronic bowel inflammation
Millions of people take insulin every day to treat their diabetes. But diabetes is not the only disease on which insulin has an effect, it appears.
1 day ago - News Medical
Little girl, 9, dies in her sleep after a sudden sugar crash sent her into a diabetic coma
Nine-year-old Sophia Daugherty slipped into a diabetic coma during a sleepover at a friends house in Pennsylvania, after the diabetic child's blood pressure dropped. She died...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
Oxurion enrolls first patient in clinical trial evaluating DME therapy
The first patient has been enrolled in a phase 1 clinical trial to evaluate the safety of a single intravitreal injection of THR-687 in the treatment of diabetic macular edema...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
Dispelling the Myths About Obesity
Is obesity a choice? Are people just lazy or suffering from 'food addiction'? Dr Akshay Jain responds to the results of a recent Medscape poll and says it's time to dispel the...
1 day ago - Medscape
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Recommendations on RBC Transfusion in General Critically Ill Children Based...
Objectives: To present the consensus recommendations and supporting literature for RBC transfusions in general critically ill children from the Pediatric Critical Care...
Brain Region for Stress Control is Larger in People With Depressive Disorder
In people with affective disorders namely depression and bipolar disorder the left hypothalamus was on average five per cent larger than that of their healthy counterparts.
It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed
A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found.
First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial
The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a...
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
New Genetic Disorder Identified In 19-month-old Baby Girl in Michigan
A genetic disorder which was previously found in animals has now affected a human being. This disorder was caused by mutations in a ornithine decarboxylase 1 gene.
A Blood Test In Pregnancy can Predicate Autism Risk in Babies
New Blood Test may help predict autism risk in babies during Pregnancy
Preterm Baby's Brain Benefits From Breast Milk: Study
Breast milk may benefit the brain development of pre-term babies when babies are in neonatal care, finds a new study.