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Companies love misery?

There is evidence that overweight and obesity contribute to the risk of dementia, much of which is thought to result from cardiovascular disease, insulin resistance, or both. ... Companies can't possibly love the misery engendered by obesity, attendant
June 2020

Rheumatologists consider cancer, cardiovascular disease

Conference coverage addressing highlights: TNF-antagonists don't increase cancer risk, Patients with RA have about the same risk of developing cardiovascular disease as type 2 diabetics, and an association between ... Patients with RA have about the same
February 2009

QD: News Every Day--Chocolate's good effect is also its bad effect

Eating a lot of chocolate was associated with a 37% reduction in cardiovascular disease and a 29% reduction in stroke compared eating less, researchers reported. ... which reported the association between chocolate and the risk of cardiovascular disease
June 2020

Why so much fuss about Anacetrapib?

Why so much fuss about Anacetrapib? I'm a bit puzzled by all the excitement about Merck's new drug, Anacetrapib (MK-0859) that's said to lower risk for cardiovascular ... What's wrong here? Well, it's that we don't know for sure how this new drug affects
June 2020

Insulin info for internists | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

disease. It found similar glycemic control and cardiovascular events, but lower rates of hypoglycemia with degludec. ... It's also contraindicated in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma.
April 2019

Managing menopause in 2012

Menopause is also associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. ... It is felt that if use of hormone replacement is limited to the first five years following the time of natural menopause (around age 51), the cardiovascular risks may be
June 2020

Supplementing Mediterranean diet with olive oil or nuts decreases stroke risk

The study took place in Spain and randomized over 7,000 people who did not have cardiovascular disease at the start of the study but had risk factors for cardiovascular disease, ... Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease with a Mediterranean Diet
June 2020

The vegan argument

But let's be clear that arguments for vegan diets at a time of climate change, drying aquifers, industrial farming, assaults on biodiversity, rampant chronic disease, and global population pressures are ... Consider, for example, just these two facts. A
June 2020

Meat, potatoes, and mortality

The findings are nothing less than bizarre. Meat intake and saturated fat intake were associated with cholesterol, but not heart disease. ... The highest rates of death from cardiovascular disease in Europe are seen in Bulgaria, Romania, and Serbia.
June 2020

Guidelines aim to clarify treatment of pre-diabetes

first line of defense in warding off full-blown disease, followed by selective drug treatment and frequent monitoring of symptoms. ... The guidelines recommend prescribing metformin or acarbose to high-risk patients, such as those with cardiovascular
June 2020

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