Navigation Links
Chromium May Help Diabetes, Cholesterol, and Heart Disease

Most of us think of chromium as the shiny metal in the bumpers of cars. Chrome bumpers are long gone, but the metal plays a crucial role in human health//, reports Harvard Men’s Health Watch.

? Chromium and cholesterol. In rats, chromium deficiency leads to high cholesterol levels. In humans, the results have been contradictory. With such scattered scientific information, it’s too early to recommend chromium supplements for cholesterol. But there may be an exception to that rule when it comes to low HDL (good) cholesterol. The best ways to boost HDL levels are lifestyle changes such as exercise and diet. But if those don’t help, chromium may be worth a try. Some clinical trials have reported a benefit.
? Chromium and heart disease. A new study reports a link between chromium levels and heart attack risk: the lower the levels, the higher the risk. The association of low chromium and heart attacks was unrelated to diabetes or diet.
? Chromium and diabetes. Since chromium influences insulin action and glucose metabolism, diabetes is a logical candidate for chromium replacement therapy. However, studies have yielded conflicting results. The American Diabetes Association states that “at present, benefit from chromium supplements has not been conclusively demonstrated.” It’s an invitation for more scientific study.
? Chromium and weight loss. Despite the popularity of chromium picolinate as a diet aid, scientists agree that chromium supplements are not effective in producing sustained weight loss. Most of us think of chromium as the shiny metal in the bumpers of cars. Chrome bumpers are long gone, but the metal plays a crucial role in human health, reports Harvard Men’s Health Watch.

? Chromium and cholesterol. In rats, chromium deficiency leads to high cholesterol levels. In humans, the results have been contradictory. With such scattered scientific information, it’s too early to recommend chromium supplements for cholesterol
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Chromium Exposure: Health Risk Of Workers Ignored
2. Is Chromium Treatment to Control Blood Sugar Effective?
3. Supplementation with Chromium Picolinate Improves Glycemic Control
4. Chromium Picolinate Effective for Diabetes Care
5. Diabetes, obesity rates shooting up
6. Diabetes, The Silent Killer of New Zealand
7. More Than 50 Percent Indians Aged Over 40 Have Diabetes, High Blood Pressure
8. Fat Cell Hormone Could Trigger Diabetes, Heart Disease
9. Nanotechnology Could Treat Spinal Cord Injuries, Diabetes, and Parkinsons Disease
10. One in Three Heart Attack Patients Have No Chest Pains
11. Epileptic Seizures Can Be Due to Heart Problem
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Chromium May Help Diabetes Cholesterol and Heart Disease

(Date:5/22/2015)... sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC. is pleased to announce ... is now the 16th sweetFrog store located in the Lone ... #22 on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing companies ... in East Texas for 20 years and love the natural ... Jacksonville, and nearby Palestine, sweetFrog locations. “We are really excited ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... Ed Begley, Jr., scheduled to broadcast on Friday, May ... PST, via Discovery Channel. , In this episode Innovations ... companies get back to business quickly through disaster recovery ... NDPTC, a company that works collaboratively to develop and ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... of Multifamily Housing, Marc Zuluaga, has been selected by ... innovative engineering. The award winners are featured in the ... given to 40 building industry professionals age 40 and ... to the building community, as well as in other ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 A new ... featuring experts in the field of Physical Therapy. ... that takes the mystery out of physical therapy and ... range of motion for a variety of ailments and ... establish a personalized exercise plan that enhances daily activities ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 In efforts ... patrons, the section containing particular muscles stretches has been ... nearly 50% of stretches now complete, Chunk Fitness envisions ... planned to be filmed and released at a later ... be found here: http://www.chunkfitness.com/stretches . , About the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:sweetFrog Opens New Location in Jacksonville, Texas 2Health News:New Episode of Innovations Airing Friday, May 29, 2015 Via Discovery Channel 2Health News:Steven Winter Associates’ Marc Zuluaga Earns Innovative Engineering Award 2
... and the Chinese Academy of Engineering have advised the government ... and treatment of hepatitis B and tuberculosis diseases. According to ... each year. ,The public was urged for enhanced ... a medical forum in Zhejiang Province in east China. Statistical ...
... following the 9/11 attacks in 2001, when the deadly ... media and two US senators//. The letters contained a virulent ... 17 others. , ,In a bid to ensuring the ... up with scientists at the federal Centers for Disease Control ...
... analysis of U.S prescription use released last week revealed ... for Attention Deficiency Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are 10 times ... themselves. ,In the year 2005 prescription claims of ... researchers, from the prescription manager Medco Health solutions Inc ...
... a study, there may be an increased risk of cancer ... ,Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is widespread in cancer ... factor for laryngeal cancer. ,The researchers conducted a ... with their counterparts without the disease. The latter matched the ...
... has found that the Iraqi public portrays the highest levels ... solidarity seems to be at an all time high. ... order and security, along with emergence of democracy, which might ... Iraqi nation. The analysis is an outcome of the surveys ...
... coronary artery disease live longer if they receive coronary ... of artery-opening angioplasty or heart medications, according to a ... to 40 percent of patients diagnosed with severe coronary ... not given the opportunity to receive bypass surgery, the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cell-Wall Carbohydrate in Anthrax Bacterium Holds Promise for New Vaccines 2Health News:Iraqi’s Gripped with Insecurit 2Health News:Iraqi’s Gripped with Insecurit 3Health News:Bypass Surgery, a Better Option than Angioplasty for Severe Heart Patients 2Health News:Bypass Surgery, a Better Option than Angioplasty for Severe Heart Patients 3
(Date:5/21/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6csvbs/market_assessment ... "Market Assessment of Respiratory Diagnostics in the United ... ,     (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) , ,This research service provides ... in the United States ... provides detailed analysis of the current and forecasted ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... Mass. , May 21, 2015  (MUSE ... the Electronic Health Record (EHR) is invaluable in ... Though EHRs are now a requirement and mainstream ... and continuously into the EHR is gaining traction ... Exchange), William Holmes, RN, Site Project Manager & ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... May 21, 2015  Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: ... , leadership consulting and culture shaping ... among global practices announcing the addition of Tim ... office. Dietlin has extensive life ... and across R&D, Medical and Commercial functions to increase ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:United States and Europe Respiratory Diagnostics Market Assessment 2015 2Hospital Streamlines ICU Efficiency with Timely Data Integration 2Hospital Streamlines ICU Efficiency with Timely Data Integration 3Heidrick Increases Healthcare and Life Sciences Expertise 2
... for Medical Records Anywhere. It ... (EMR) software that lets you ... your office, hospital, home using ... offers conversion from hard-copy records ...
... Clinicians HomePage is a comprehensive on-line solution ... you by reducing your time and effort ... concentrate on the clients quality of care. ... a chart audit and shows you everything ...
... expressly to help you manage the ... right combination of EMR software, clinical ... be confident your practice is operating ... more, athenaClinicals seamlessly integrates with athenaNet, ...
... ChartKeeper 5 is Windows-based ... Microsoft programs. Since ChartKeeper 5 ... the embedded text editor you ... Word for creating documentsincluding creating ...
Medicine Products: