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Teens with obesity and PCOS have more “unhealthy” bacteria

Endocrine Society

Teens with obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have more “unhealthy” gut bacteria suggesting the microbiome may play a role in the disorder, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Channels: Diabetes, Microbiome, Obesity, Women's Health, All Journal News,

21-Jan-2020 1:55 PM EST
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Newswise: Stop the Snore, Save the Romance

Stop the Snore, Save the Romance

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine offers tips for Valentine’s Day to prevent snoring from being the third wheel in your relationship.

Channels: Diabetes, Healthcare, Obesity, Sex and Relationships, Sleep, Weight Loss,

23-Jan-2020 7:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Queen’s Research Develop Tool to Tackle Diet Epidemic in India
23-Jan-2020 6:05 AM EST

Law and Public Policy

Newswise: Johns Hopkins Researchers: Climate Change Threatens to Unlock New Microbes and Increase Heat-Related Illness and Death

Johns Hopkins Researchers: Climate Change Threatens to Unlock New Microbes and Increase Heat-Related Illness and Death

Johns Hopkins Medicine

The Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI) recently published “Viewpoint” articles by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine professors who warn that global climate change is likely to unlock dangerous new microbes, as well as threaten humans’ ability to regulate body temperature.

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22-Jan-2020 11:00 AM EST

Former AADE rebrands as Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists

American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)

The former American Association of Diabetes Educators is now the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES). The rebranding reflects the association’s shift from referencing the specialty title as “diabetes educator” to the more comprehensive “diabetes care and education specialist.” The new title more accurately signifies the range of expertise diabetes care and education specialists provide to people with diabetes, prediabetes and cardiometabolic conditions, the health care system, payers and providers.

Channels: Business Ethics, Diabetes, Education, Healthcare, In the Workplace,

22-Jan-2020 10:00 AM EST
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Clinical Trial: Vitamin D Supplementation Linked to Potential Improvements in Blood Pressure in Children

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

Overweight and obese vitamin D-deficient children who took a relatively high dose of vitamin D every day for six months had lower blood pressure and improved insulin sensitivity than their peers who took a lower dose, according to the results of a new clinical trial.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Children's Health, Clinical Trials, Diabetes, Obesity, Pharmaceuticals, National Institutes of Health (NIH), All Journal News, Grant Funded News,

21-Jan-2020 11:05 AM EST
17-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST
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Hohe Insulinkosten sind für Diabetespatienten lebensbedrohlich

Mayo Clinic

Die am häufigsten verwendeten Formen von Insulin kosten in den USA 10-mal mehr als in jedem anderen Industrieland, wie aus einem Kommentar in Mayo Clinic Proceedings hervorgeht.

Channels: Diabetes, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Public Health, Government/Law, All Journal News,

14-Jan-2020 1:45 PM EST
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Le coût élevé de l'insuline a des répercussions sur la vie ou la mort des patients diabétiques

Mayo Clinic

Les formes d'insuline les plus couramment utilisées coûtent 10 fois plus cher aux États-Unis que dans tous les autres pays développés, selon un commentaire publié dans la revue Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

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14-Jan-2020 12:25 PM EST
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