Chronic Vardenafil Treatment Has CV Benefits in Type 2 DiabetesChronic Vardenafil Treatment Has CV Benefits in Type 2 Diabetes
Six months of vardenafil therapy in type 2 diabetes lowers inflammation, improves endothelial function, and prompts a rise in testosterone levels in a small study in hypogonadal men. Medscape Medical News
Publication date: 7 April 2020Source: Cell Reports, Volume 31, Issue 1Author(s): Christian M. Cohrs, Julia K. Panzer, Denise M. Drotar, Stephen J. Enos, Nicole Kipke, Chunguang Chen, Robert Bozsak, Eyke Schöniger, Florian Ehehalt, Marius Distler, Ana Brennand, Stefan R. Bornstein, Jürgen Weitz, Michele Solimena, Stephan Speier
TYPE 2 diabetes is a chronic condition that requires you to take extra care of your health to prevent high blood sugar levels. Diet plays a key role here and evidence suggests there are some items you shouldn't go without, including a particular supplement.
Authors: Choi JB, Yoo JM, Lee YJ, Kim JW, Lee SJ, Kim HY, Lee DS, Ko SH, Choe HS Abstract PURPOSE: To investigate the effect of dapagliflozin, a sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitor, on inflammatory cytokines of urogenital tissue in a rat model of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) to infer pharmaceutical influence of dapagliflozin on genitourinary infection or inflammation. METHODS: Study animals were divided into the following 4 groups of 10 animals each: (1) the Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty (OLETF)-DA group treated with dapagliflozin at 1.0 mg/kg/day, (2) the OLETF-VO group treated with voglibose at 0.6 mg/kg/d...
We often think of self-development as a pursuit that builds positive capabilities such as courage, ambition, or a success mindset. And of course it can generate many positive results if we truly invest in it, such as loving relationships, a meaningful and lucrative career, and a rewarding lifestyle. But we can easily overlook just how beautifully self-development protects us from major problems in life, including serious but common problems that drag many people down for years, if not decades. Preventing Self-Destruction I originally got into self-development as a path away from self-destructive behavior when I wa...
Publication date: Available online 7 April 2020Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Vahideh Behrouz, Ali Dastkhosh, Golbon Sohrab
Publication date: Available online 9 December 2019Source: Canadian Journal of DiabetesAuthor(s): Lingning Huang, Yongze Zhang, Yunmin Wang, Ximei Shen, Sunjie Yan
(JAMA Network) Metformin is the most commonly prescribed noninsulin medication for type 2 diabetes and this observational study examined postoperative death and hospital readmission among adults with type 2 diabetes who had a prescription for metformin before major surgery with those who didn't.
Publication date: Available online 7 April 2020Source: Academic PediatricsAuthor(s): Marcela Osorio, Christian A. Koziatek, Mary Pat Gallagher, Jessie Recaii, Meryle Weinstein, Lorna E. Thorpe, Brian Elbel, David C. Lee
This cohort study describes the mortality and readmission outcomes of prescribing metformin beyond its use to control blood glucose levels in adults with type 2 diabetes.