|Artificial sweeteners linked to abnormal glucose metabolism|
Artificial sweeteners, promoted as aids to weight loss and diabetes prevention, could actually hasten the development of glucose intolerance and metabolic disease; and they do it in a surprising way: by changing the composition and function of the gut ...
Medical Xpress - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:52
|Study asks whether artificial sweeteners may drive diabetes|
Reuters - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:15
|Artificial Sweeteners Aren't the Answer to Obesity: Here's Why|
TIME - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:01
|Sweeteners 'could cause obesity' scientists warn|
Telegraph.co.uk - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:03
|Warning on artificial sweeteners|
New Zealand Herald - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:52
|A new ASSET for meta-analyzing genetic contributions to metabolic syndrome|
Metabolic syndrome is a disorder characterized by having three or more of several cardiometabolic risk factors, including abnormal blood lipid levels, central obesity, high blood glucose levels, and high blood pressure. Importantly, any particular case ...
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:45
|Fall and winter feeding of 'easy keepers' explained by equine nutrition expert|
While he might “stay fat on air,” resulting in reduced feed bills, he's more prone to certain metabolic disorders. A prominent equine professor says ... Such horses have a high insulin response to the glucose or starch load in their feed. Adverse ...
The Star-Ledger - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:37
|Merck Patents Drugs for Metabolic Disorders & Alzheimer's|
Glucagon is typically secreted by the pancreas in response to falling blood glucose levels, and patients suffering from Type II diabetes typically have higher levels of plasma glucagon. A pharmaceutical composition to treat and prevent a variety of ...
IPWatchdog.com - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:12
|Community briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 16|
Complementary health screenings include: spinal, blood pressure, vision, glucose, pulmonary, depression, heart rhythm, bone density, nutritional and more. Information will be available on ... The fair also will offer various assessments of blood work ...
Charleston Daily Mail - Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:56
|Diabetes and the brain|
“All of us will change as we age,” says Seaquist, who's investigating the effect of diabetes on brain metabolism, structure, and function. “We're interested in seeing if the rate of change is greater in people with diabetes.” ... Brain disorders ...
Minnesota Medical Foundation (blog) - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:22
|Why so many women get Alzheimer's|
It has long been known that more women than men get the deadly neurodegenerative disease, and now an emerging body of research is challenging the common wisdom as to why. Although the question is by no ... And it's a critical regulator of metabolism in ...
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:30
|Two Dairy Servings a Day Fight Diabetes: Study|
In a study published in the journal Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, medical investigators from CHU de Québec Research Center and Laval University tracked 233 French-Canadians and found those who ate between two and four servings of milk ...
Newsmax Health - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:47