|Active BAT reduces atherosclerosis|
Activating brown adipose tissue (BAT) increases plasma lipoprotein metabolism and accelerates clearance of their remnants by hepatic tissue according to new research published in Nature Communications. In turn, this process limits atherosclerosis and ...
Nature.com - Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:18
|Number of births may affect atherosclerosis risk in women|
The number of live births is associated with subclinical coronary and aortic atherosclerosis in women, according to new data from the Dallas Heart Study. Featured. ISC · TCT · ESC · Highlights from ACC Scientific Sessions 2015 · Anticoagulation ...
Healio - Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:24
|Obesity may not reliably predict atherosclerosis in Mexican-Americans|
... blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol of 503 Mexican-American participants who lived along the Texas-Mexico border. The thickness of the participants' carotid arteries were also measured using ultrasound imaging, to detect signs of ...
Medical News Today - Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:07
|Cardiometabolic risk factors harden arteries early in Mexican-Americans|
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) - Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:37
|Reducing Atherosclerosis in Type 2 Diabetes with Treatment According to ...|
Reducing Atherosclerosis in Type 2 Diabetes with Treatment According to Guidelines. After two years of follow-up, total wall volume of the carotid artery in type 2 diabetes patients decreased by 9.6% (p = 0.016) with treatment according to the ...
Diabetes In Control - Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:56
|Vitamin D helps immune cells prevent atherosclerosis and diabetes|
Now, new research in mice at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis suggests vitamin D plays a major role in preventing the inflammation that leads to type 2 diabetes and atherosclerosis. Further, the way key immune cells behave without ...
Medical Xpress - Thu, 19 Mar 2015 08:56
|Can vitamin D cause diabetes and atherosclerosis?|
TheHealthSite - Fri, 20 Mar 2015 02:33
|Vitamin D may prevent inflammation behind type 2 diabetes and clogged arteries|
NutraIngredients.com - Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:51
|Dx Firm Plaxgen Moving Plaque-based Alzheimer's, Atherosclerosis Tests ...|
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Having spent the last seven years prepping its technology, proteomic diagnostics firm Plaxgen is now moving tests for Alzheimer's disease and atherosclerosis towards commercialization. First in line is the company's Alzheimer's ...
GenomeWeb - Mon, 09 Mar 2015 07:24
|Coffee drinking linked to lower subclinical atherosclerosis|
Members of the cohort (mean age 41 years) completed a detailed food-frequency questionnaire and underwent cardiac CT to measure coronary artery calcium, a marker of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis that predicts future heart disease, said Dr. Yuni ...
Family Practice News Digital Network - Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:28
|Smoking, atherosclerosis common among MSM with HIV|
SEATTLE — Smoking rates appeared high among men who have sex with men with HIV and were associated with subclinical coronary atherosclerosis, according to data presented at CROI 2015.
Healio - Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:41