What my Patient Did to Prove the Establishment Wrong
Here at the Sears Institute for Anti-Aging Medicine, we are having great success alerting people to what I call “Syndrome Zero.” If you haven’t heard of this condition, you’re not alone. But I call it the most urgent public health threat of our time. Syndrome Zero is the fundamental base of almost every health issue we face today — including obesity, heart disease, cancer, Alzheimer’s, arthritis, high blood pressure, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and even hip fractures. It already afflicts billions of people on the planet — and within a matter of decades, it will see nearly every man, woman, and child in Amer...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 3, 2023 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jacob Tags: Health Nutrition Source Type: news

This Modern Fad Is Making You Sick
The government declared war on fat almost 50 years ago. And as a result, we got slower, sicker, and fatter. In fact, the results of this big fat lie “led to some pretty disastrous consequences…that caused Americans to get fatter.” Those are the words of one of the most famous nutritionists in the world. Dr. Walter Willett, Chair of the Department of Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, was one of the first mainstream physicians to admit that the campaign to eliminate fat in the diet was a big mistake. But lately, he’s shifted gears. And today, he’s declared war on meat. I couldn’t dis...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 3, 2023 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jacob Tags: Health Nutrition Source Type: news

Minnies winners for 2023 highlight AI, innovation in radiology
Each year, the Minnies award winners reflect the current challenges, issues, and advances in radiology. And 2023 is no exception.Notably, AI was even more prevalent this year among the Minnies winners than in the past. The technology figured prominently in five Minnies categories, including Hottest Clinical Procedure. And for the first time since 2018, physician burnout did not win the Minnies award for Biggest Threat to Radiology. Workforce shortages were deemed by our Expert Panel to be the biggest threat in 2023.In addition to a few previous winners adding to their Minnies trophy collection, several of this year's winne...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2023 Category: Radiology Authors: Erik L. Ridley, Kate Madden Yee, Will Morton, Amerigo Allegretto, and Liz Carey Tags: Clinical News Source Type: news

Time to Recognize Cardiovascular-Kidney-Metabolic Syndrome, AHA Says
(MedPage Today) -- With the newly dubbed "cardiovascular-kidney-metabolic (CKM) syndrome," the American Heart Association (AHA) expands concepts of cardiovascular risk, prevention, and management in a framework that touches nearly every major organ... (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - October 9, 2023 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

MASLD: Promising Treatments for a Newly Renamed Disease MASLD: Promising Treatments for a Newly Renamed Disease
The fresh perspective on the formerly named NAFLD is reflected in several novel drugs that place the focus on metabolic syndrome.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - September 14, 2023 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Nilotinib Linked to Metabolic Syndrome and CVD in CML Nilotinib Linked to Metabolic Syndrome and CVD in CML
Investigators suggest using other TKIs in patients with preexisting diabetes and hyperlipidemia.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - August 29, 2023 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Do cancer screening exams really extend patients' lives?
In what is sure to be a controversial study among cancer screening advocates...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Destounis talks rising cancer rates with AuntMinnie.com Breast, lung cancer incidence to rise due to COVID screening delays Report: Cancer rates decline, yet disparities loom Female veterans deployed post-9/11 have lower breast cancer rates Pandemic may have caused shift toward late-stage breast cancersComments: 8/28/2023 12:12:18 PMDr Dan Kopans It is time for the "non-science" to stop (actually it is long overdue).  It is unclear how papers such as this pass peer review.  The Ra...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 28, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Prevalence and clinical correlates of thyroid dysfunction in first-episode and drug-na ïve major depressive disorder patients with metabolic syndrome - Zhu Q, Jiang G, Lang XE, Zhang J, Fu Z, Zhang P, Zheng Y, Zhang XY.
This study aimed to explore the prevalence and related factors associated with thyroid dysfunc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 28, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Chronic Kidney Disease Is Poised To Become The Black Lung of Climate Change
It’s official. July was the world’s hottest month on record, scientists from the European climate monitoring agency confirmed on Aug. 8, a full 1.5°C (2.7°F) warmer than pre-industrial averages, offering a potent taste of what is to come in a world made hotter by climate change. The wildfires and heat waves that wreathed much of the northern hemisphere in smoke this summer? Expect more of the same. The surge in deaths and hospitalization from heat stress and stroke? Ditto. An increase in chronic kidney disease of non-traditional origin? Yup. Wait, what? [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] O...
Source: TIME: Health - August 9, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Aryn Baker Tags: Uncategorized climate change Climate Is Everything healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Kidney Stones Are Associated With Metabolic Syndrome Kidney Stones Are Associated With Metabolic Syndrome
A new study has identified a possible relationship between metabolic syndrome and kidney stones, which could have potential implications for prevention strategies.Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Stiff Arteries May Cause Metabolic Syndrome Stiff Arteries May Cause Metabolic Syndrome
Arterial stiffness appears first in the disease progression of metabolic syndrome, a study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 25, 2023 Category: Cardiology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Watching TV in Childhood Linked to Metabolic Syndrome at 45 Years
MONDAY, July 24, 2023 -- Time spent watching television in childhood and adolescence is associated with metabolic syndrome at age 45 years, according to a study published online July 24 in Pediatrics. Nathan MacDonell and Robert J. Hancox, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 24, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Link Between Child TV Time and Metabolic Syndrome
Study adds weight to the evidence that watching too much television as a child can lead to poor health in adulthood (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - July 24, 2023 Category: Disability Tags: Childhood Obesity Information Source Type: news

Kids Who Plant Themselves in Front of TV More Likely to Have Metabolic Syndrome as Adults
MONDAY, July 24, 2023 -- Here ' s another reason to get your kids up and moving: Excessive TV watching in childhood leads to a higher risk of metabolic syndrome at age 45, a new long-term study finds.“What ' s really important about this is that... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 24, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Insulin Infusion Clinics Claim to Treat Just About Anything
(MedPage Today) -- A 25-bed critical access hospital in a rural Texas town with 4,200 people probably isn't the first place one would expect to find a "cutting edge" infusion that relieves symptoms of metabolic syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, Parkinson... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - July 21, 2023 Category: American Health Source Type: news