Ask D'Mine: Is Insulin Resistance Linked to BPA Exposure?

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Publication date: Available online 17 January 2020Source: Process BiochemistryAuthor(s): Siti Marhaida Mustafa, Lee Suan Chua, Hesham Ali El- Enshasy, Fadzilah Adibah Abd Majid, Siti Zulaiha HanapiAbstractLactobacillus casei NRRL-B-1922 was used to ferment whole fruit juice of Punica granatum. P. granatum which is also known as pomegranate could support the growth of L. casei even without nutrient supplementation. This can be seen from the maximum specific growth rate of the strain in shake flasks (0.08 h−1) and stirred tank bioreactor (0.11 h−1). Quercetin-3-glucoside was detected as the most abu...
Source: Process Biochemistry - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 January 2020Source: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: BiologyAuthor(s): Sandy Winfield Jere, Nicolette Nadene Houreld, Heidi AbrahamseAbstractPhotobiomodulation therapy (PBMT) is a curative technique that uses low intensity light to relegate pain and inflammation, and accelerate tissue repair. At a molecular level, the effects of photobiomodulation (PBM) are not fully established. The present study aimed to assess the impact of PBM on the alteration of genes linked to Janus kinase-Signal transducer and activator of transcription (JAK-STAT) signalling in wounded and diabetic...
Source: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 January 2020Source: Preventive MedicineAuthor(s): E.F. van Bussel, M.P. Hoevenaar-Blom, R.K.E. Poortvliet, J. Gussekloo, J.W. van Dalen, W.A. van Gool, E. Richard, E.P. Moll van CharanteAbstractWith increasing age, associations between traditional risk factors (TRFs) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) shift. It is unknown which mid-life risk factors remain relevant predictors for CVD in older people.We systematically searched PubMed and EMBASE on August 16th 2019 for studies assessing predictive ability of>1 of fourteen TRFs for fatal and non-fatal CVD, in the general population aged ...
Source: Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
AIM: To estimate the economic burden of common health problems associated with pregnancy and childbirth, such as incontinence, mental health problems, or gestational diabetes, excluding acute complications of labour or birth, or severe acute adverse matern...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Conclusion: PsA is characterized by an increase in cardiovascular morbidity in relation with insulin resistance. Current treatments seem to improve this risk with a decrease in cardiovascular mortality in comparison with patients with plaque psoriasis but this requires confirmation in larger prospective studies.
Source: Joint Bone Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The Ibarluzea-Llanes clasification could be used as a new system for standarization of PCNL outcomes reporting. PMID: 31950920 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Archivos Espanoles de Urologia - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Arch Esp Urol Source Type: research
Source: Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition - Category: Nutrition Authors: Source Type: research
ConclusionBlood glucose level, higher body mass index, inappropriate antibiotics use, neuropathy and advanced grade of diabetic foot ulcer were independent predictors of amputation. Thus, special emphasis for patients having neuropathy and advanced grade of diabetic foot ulcer as well as weight reduction, managing hyperglycaemia, and appropriate antibiotics prescription practice would decrease untoward effects of diabetic foot ulcer.
Source: Annals of Medicine and Surgery - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
We describe evidence for substance use as a risk factor for new-onset diabetes, prevalence of use in people with diabetes, evidence linking substance use with diabetes-related health outcomes, and evidence on the management of these co-occurring conditions.
Source: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
ConclusionRecommendations were made on important areas such as definition, investigation and management of asymptomatic hyperuricemia.
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
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