Sunday Funnies: March Madness Bracketology, Diabetes Style
As with all things, college basketball bracketology sure would look different with diabetes in its midst... Thanks as always to the talented Jon Carter, who's been drawing for us here at the 'Mine for some time now. You can check out the more o...
ConclusionsIn this high-risk low-income cohort, contributions of risk factors to HF varied, particularly by race. To reduce the population burden of HF, interventions tailored for specific race and sex groups may be warranted.Graphical abstract
In conclusion, melatonin ameliorates memory deficits in STZ-induced hyperglycemia rats by restoring insulin signaling pathway which is independent of its effects on blood glucose and insulin levels. Thus, melatonin might be a therapeutic option for helping patients suffering from diabetes and contributed to Alzheimer's disease.
Publication date: Available online 11 November 2019Source: Prostaglandins &Other Lipid MediatorsAuthor(s): Rupak Shivakoti, Jesmond Dalli, Dileep Kadam, Sanjay Gaikwad, Madhusudan Barthwal, Romain A. Colas, Francesca Mazzacuva, Rahul Lokhande, Sujata Dharmshale, Renu Bharadwaj, Anju Kagal, Neeta Pradhan, Sona Deshmukh, Sachin Atre, Tushar Sahasrabudhe, Arjun Kakrani, Vandana Kulkarni, Swapnil Raskar, Nishi Suryavanshi, Sandy ChonABSTRACTIndividuals with concurrent tuberculosis (TB) and Type 2 diabetes (DM) have a higher risk of adverse outcomes. To better understand potential immunological differences, we utilized a co...
Some diabetes and various neurologic and psychiatric disorders may share a genetic etiology with long-QT syndrome, suggests a population-based study.Medscape Medical News
CONCLUSIONS Hence, we concluded that the overexpression of LINC-PINT may exhibit inhibitory effects on the progression of cardiomyopathy and retinopathy among patients with type 2 diabetes. PMID: 31711064 [PubMed - in process]
Conclusion: The study shows that nearly half of the T2DM patients that exhibited low level of functional health literacy had low diabetes self-management. Our findings also show that gender significantly affects diabetes self-management in which odds are a lot higher among females than males with diabetes self-management. This study underscores the importance of proper counselling and education about diabetes control on both patients and family members. PMID: 31707414 [PubMed - in process]
CONCLUSIONS: There was no association between PPIs and the occurrence of a first non-fatal ACS event. Smoking, increased weight, and dyslipidemia are considered predictors of ACS. Furthermore, ACS is associated with self-reported diabetes, hypertension, and physical activity. PMID: 31707405 [PubMed - in process]
New study suggests that a'threshold'of weight loss must be reached after bariatric surgery to see a reduced risk of obesity-related cancer. Another indicates risk may be reduced by around 20%.Medscape Medical News
[This Day] Ibadan -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday morning led hundreds of people on road walk for diabetes awareness ...
ConclusionsOur results showed that, in ESRD patients, CRP and TNF-α seem to be largely affected by patients’ comorbidities, unlike IL-1β, which might be affected more by the dialysis process even in the absence of comorbidities.