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Blood Metabolite Levels May Help Identify Diabetic Kidney Disease

Metabolomics, the study of small molecules the body produces during metabolism (metabolites) may be a future key to identifying diabetes-related kidney disease. The finding will be presented today at the American Physiological Society (APS)/American...
17-Jun-2019 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Baking Soda Boosts Immunity, Impairs Insulin Response in Type 2 Diabetes

Early research suggests that the common pantry staple baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes. The findings will be presented today at the American Physiological Society (APS)/American Society of Nephrology (ASN)...
17-Jun-2019 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Donald Kohan Details Recent Advances and New Frontiers in Kidney Research in Keynote Address

New treatments, exciting research and future trends in kidney health are the focus of discussion at the American Physiological Society (APS)/American Society of Nephrology (ASN) conference, Control of Renal Function in Health and Disease, in...
17-Jun-2019 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Renal Experts to Discuss News in Hypertension, Obesity and More at APS/ASN Conference

Top renal experts will discuss current and cutting-edge research on kidney function at the upcoming American Physiological Society (APS)/American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Conference: Control of Renal Function in Health and Disease in...
14-Jun-2019 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Hot Water Soak as Effective as Exercise for People with Peripheral Artery Disease

Hot water therapy may help manage peripheral arterial disease (PAD)—a common condition affecting blood flow to the arms and legs—just as well as exercise, according to new research. The findings could help people with PAD, who find exercise is...
6-Jun-2019 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Provoking Obsessive Thoughts Leads to Brain Changes in Man with OCD

Thoughts that lead to compulsive behavior in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) correspond with physiological changes in the brain, according to a new case study. The article is published ahead of print in the Journal of Neurophysiology (JNP).
28-May-2019 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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APS Announces New Officers, Councilors for Coming Year

The American Physiological Society (APS) is pleased to announce its new leadership: President Meredith Hay, PhD, FAPS; President-elect Linda Samuelson, PhD, FAPS; and Councilors Sue Bodine, PhD, FAPS; Jason Carter, PhD; and Carmen Hinojosa-Laborde,...
20-May-2019 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover New Pathway for Improving Metabolic Health

Blocking the action of an enzyme involved in protein digestion may improve metabolic health, according to a new study published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology—Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. The paper was chosen as an...
8-May-2019 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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Physiology is the study of how molecules, cells, tissues, and organs function in health and disease. Established in 1887, the APS was the first US society in the biomedical sciences field. The Society represents more than 11,000 members and publishes 14 peer-reviewed journals with a worldwide readership.

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