Genetic predisposition to insomnia linked to modestly higher CVD risk
Genetic liability for insomnia was associated with a modest but increased risk for CAD, HF and ischemic stroke, in addition to BMI, waist-to-hip ratio and type 2 diabetes...
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Genetic risk is associated with differences in gut microbiome
Children with a high genetic risk of developing type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than children with a low risk, according to a new study. The results suggest that...
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Prescription omega-3 fatty acid medications effectively lower high triglycerides
Four grams per day of prescription omega-3 fatty acid medication effectively lower high triglyceride levels, but identification of secondary causes of high triglycerides, such...
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A novel T-cell subset associated with type 1 diabetes
A study has demonstrated that a recently described T-cell subset, so-called peripheral T helper cells, may have a role in the development of type 1 diabetes. The frequency of...
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Genetic risk for type 1 diabetes linked with distinct changes in gut microbiome
Children with a high genetic risk of developing type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than children with a low risk, according to a new study from Linköping University...
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DIY tech gives people more freedom in managing diabetes
When Sam Mazaheri was 9, he was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. That means Sam's body makes little or no insulin, a hormone that turns food into energy.
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Why you should mix coffee into your cream
Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world. Statistics show that more than half the population in the U.S. drink coffee on a daily basis. Further, those...
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How Cardiologists Can Tailor Treatment in Patients With Diabetes
Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, says cardiologists should take a more individualized approach
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Novel T-cell subset may have a role in development of type 1 diabetes
A study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland demonstrated that a recently described T-cell subset, so-called peripheral T helper cells, may have a role in the...
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LGBTQ community needs improved diabetes care
HOUSTON - Despite a dearth of information on how diabetes affects individuals in the LGBTQ community, diabetes care and education specialists can still better serve these...
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The headlines of Master Doctor
Pregnant women who drink fluoride-treated water may have children with lower...
A new study from York University in Toronto, Canada, found that there was a 4.5-point lower IQ score in boys for every 1mg/L increase of fluoride found in a mother's urine sample.
How 2 Moms Started A Genius, No-Bullshit Kids Clothing Line
An orange coat for her twin girls. That's all Galyn Bernard was looking for. Why did she have to go to the boys department to find one? And why did everything in the girls...
Blindness Can Be Treated Soon Using Optic Nerve Stimulation Technique
Permanent blindness may no longer be permanent, and it could be cured by stimulating the optic nerve with a new type of intraneural electrode called OpticSELIN.
Take Omega-3 Fatty Acid Medications to Control High Triglyceride Levels
Prescription omega-3 fatty acid drugs can effectively reduce triglyceride levels, and can be safely taken with statin drugs that reduce cholesterol levels.
New Molecule to Improve Heart Attack Recovery Discovered
Newly discovered molecule could help preserve heart tissue during and even after a heart attack, reveals a new study.
Insomniacs may have a greater risk of coronary artery disease, heart failure...
Researchers in Sweden found people with a genetic trait for insomnia faced higher odds of heart disease or a stroke.
Brown Coal Substance can Fight Viruses
Biologically active molecular components of humic substances extracted from brown coal can help combat tick-borne encephalitis virus, reveals a new study.
Mutation of a Specific Gene Can Put you at Higher Risk for Alcoholism
Mutation of the COMT gene puts people at higher risk for alcoholism and drug addiction at a younger age.
When it comes to chocolate, darker is healthier: Experts find it can reduce...
Let your sweet tooth rejoice: Eating dark chocolate is good for your cardiovascular health, says a recent study in the journal Nutrition. The research, a collaboration between...
You know the health benefits of chia - but what about basil seeds?
Chia seeds are popular superfoods because they can improve your digestive health. But if you want to try something new, consider something that also offers many health...