• Fasting glucose plus physical performance may predict diabetes risk

    4 days ago - By Healio

    Among older Chinese adults with impaired fasting glucose, elevated glucose level together with reduced muscle strength was associated with glycemic deterioration and may be a predictor of increased risk for diabetes in this population, according to a study published in the Journal of Diabetes.
    “There is lack of evidence with the comprehensive comparison of factors which could be responsible for high prevalence of diabetes in older adults with IFG,” Wen Zhang, of the department of rehabilitation medicine, TEDA International Cardiovascular Hospital, Cardiovascular Clinical
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  • Origin of Colorectal Cancer in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Identified

    Origin of Colorectal Cancer in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Identified

    4 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Evolutionary history of inflammatory bowel disease -associated colorectal cancer has been identified by a research team. This may help design diagnostic tests to find patients with IBD at high risk of developing cancer.
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  • Whole Dairy Products May Not Increase Heart Disease Risk

    Whole Dairy Products May Not Increase Heart Disease Risk

    4 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Whole dairy products such as full-fat milk, yogurt, cheese, and butter may lower the risk of death from heart disease and stroke.
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