• Obstructive sleep apnea increases risk for type 2 diabetes

    8 monthes ago - By Healio

    Patients with untreated moderate or severe obstructive sleep apnea were at higher risk for incident type 2 diabetes that was nonlinear along the continuum of apnea-hypopnea index, according to study results published in Chest.
    “We further demonstrated that the regular use of CPAP therapy for more than a median of 7.3 years, among those with moderate or severe OSA, was associated with reduction in metabolic risk to that of individuals with no OSA after adjusting for confounding factors at baseline and subsequent change in body weight,” Pei Hang Xu, MBBS, researcher in the department
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  • A personalized diet can reduce the risk of diabetes

    A personalized diet can reduce the risk of diabetes

    8 monthes ago - By Natural News

    The number of people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes each year continues to increase. There can be little doubt that the standard American diet - high in junk food and sugary sodas, and low in healthier, nutritionally dense foods - has played a significant part in this increase, as has our sedentary lifestyle...
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  • CV Benefit of Newer Type 2 Diabetes Drugs Not Seen in Blacks

    8 monthes ago - By Medscape

    In cardiovascular outcomes trials for type 2 diabetes drugs, data weren't significant for benefit among the small number of black and African American participants.
    Medscape Medical News
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