AACE/ACE Statement on Biologics for Endocrine Diseases AACE/ACE Statement on Biologics for Endocrine Diseases
A new position statement provides guidance for endocrinologists regarding the use of biosimilars or follow-on biologics.Endocrine Practice
More than half of all UN countries will fail to honor their commitment to reduce premature deaths from cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes by 2030, a new analysis predicts.
This study increases treatment possibilities for type 2 diabetes mellitus using FDA-approved biocompatible drug delivery systems, thus increasing solubility and application possibilities of the encapsulated active substance.
Authors: Kutlu O, Kaleli HN, Ozer E Abstract The proportion of obese or diabetic population has been anticipated to increase in the upcoming decades, which rises the prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its progression to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Recent evidence indicates that NASH is the main cause of chronic liver diseases and it is an important risk factor for development of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Although the literature addressing NASH-HCC is growing rapidly, limited data is available about the etiology of NASH-related HCC. Experimental studies on the molecular mechani...
Publication date: Available online 20 September 2018Source: Science &SportsAuthor(s): A. Ardoin, B. CanotRésuméIntroductionDe nombreuses études prouvent l’intérêt de la pratique sportive dans la prise en charge curative des patients, comme dans la prévention, primaire, secondaire comme tertiaire, de nombreuses maladies chroniques. L’action « À Reims Sportez votre santé » a pour but de remettre dans une pratique sportive régulière des patients sédentarisés et présentant des pathologies chroniques. ...
(Reuters Health) - People who live in low-income and middle-income countries may have a harder time finding and affording essential medicines for diabetes than residents of wealthier nations, a recent study suggests.
Clinicians should counsel women that maintaining a healthy weight may help prevent urinary incontinence now or later in life, the authors suggest.Medscape Medical News
Metformin treats type 2 diabetes by lowering blood sugar levels. It is generally a safe and effective medication. However, metformin can cause side effects, and a person may be able to control their blood sugar by making lifestyle changes involving diet and exercise. Learn more here.
ConclusionMen had a higher HGS compared with women. Age, mid-upper arm circumference, diabetes mellitus, vegetarian diet, and alcohol consumption were factors associated with HGS among community-dwelling older people in Kandy district, Sri Lanka. HGS can be used as a feasible strategy to improve health status of older people by community health nurses.
Conclusions: An OGTT-derived estimate of insulin resistance with the composite ISI, but not HOMA-IR, was independently associated with increased risks of 1-year mortality and poor functional outcome in non-diabetic ischemic stroke patients with different eGFR strata.Cerebrovasc Dis 2018;46:140 –149
ConclusionType D personality was an independent predictor of CV outcomes in an Asian cohort of stable CAD patients. This personality type may be identified in risk stratification for secondary prevention after PCI.