Therapy should extend beyond childhood
... occuring in the brains of children with the metabolic
disease glutaric aciduria type I researchers at ... the necessity of newborn screening for rare metabolic
diseases and neonatal therapy. The study was ...
One of 100,000 newborns suffers from the rare metabolic
disorder glutaric aciduria type I. Affected ...
Ethicon Endo-Surgery Holds Metabolic Surgery Scientific Forum Featuring Research By Top Scientists
... 26th Annual Meeting of the American Society for metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) where four ... how the biochemical and endocrine effects of metabolic
surgery is shaping research, treatment and health ... about the biology, mechanisms, and science behind metabolic
surgery was Philip Schauer*, MD, Director of the ...
Abilify Has Made Strong Gains in Patient Share Across All Lines of Therapy Since Last Year's Analysis of Prescribing Trends in Schizophrenia
... early lines of therapy to concerns about their metabolic
The new Treatment ... psychiatrists will remain focused on an agent's metabolic
or weight gain side effects when treating current ... switch patients from atypicals with unfavorable metabolic
side-effect profiles to those with more favorable ...
Study finds citrus-derived flavonoid prevents obesity
... for preventing weight gain and other signs of metabolic
syndrome which can lead to Type 2 Diabetes and ... high-fat (western) diet to induce the symptoms of metabolic
syndrome. A second group was fed the exact same ... basis of strategies to reduce weight gain and its metabolic
While grapefruit has long been ...
Exercise helps patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
... in developed countries. It is associated with the metabolic
syndrome, which also includes obesity, insulin ... showed improvements in liver enzymes and other metabolic
indices. The effect was independent of weight ... changes in liver enzymes, insulin resistance and metabolic
While greater increases in ...
Metabolic factors may play a role in risk for breast cancer
... Physiological changes associated with the metabolic
syndrome may play a role in the risk of ... American Association for Cancer Research.
syndrome, or insulin resistance syndrome, ...
Affecting roughly 47 million Americans, the metabolic
syndrome is also associated with poor diet and ...
Metabolic Syndrome May Make Breast Cancer More Likely
... elevated glucose and other components of metabolic
syndrome might be at increased risk for postmenopausal breast cancer, a new study suggests.
syndrome, also known as insulin resistance ... and were periodically tested for components of metabolic
syndrome over eight years as part of their ...
Polycystic ovarian syndrome: New light on its causes and its effect on brothers
... pregnancy and in the way the mother adapts to the metabolic
challenge of pregnancy can indicate the future ... conditions for the foetus, which alter the metabolic
profile of offspring, leading to insulin ... of women with PCOS were at increased risk for the metabolic
disorders associated with PCOS," said Dr Mattle, ...
Obese Poor Shut Out From Weight-Loss Surgeries
... presented Wednesday at the American Society for metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) annual meeting, ... Shikora, M.D., president, American Society for metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery; June 24, 20009, presentation, annual meeting, American Society for metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery,Dallas
Weight-Loss Surgery Safe, Effective Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
... at the annual meeting of the American Society for metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery, in Grapevine, Texas.
... Shikora, president of the American Society for metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery.
"For people who have ... for that improvement on the American Society for metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery Centers of Excellence ...
Patients with lower urinary tract symptoms more likely to suffer from metabolic syndrome
... symptoms (LUTS) are more likely to suffer from metabolic
syndrome (MetS), a collection of cardiovascular ... Patients who present with components of metabolic
dysfunction should be routinely queried with ... 150 mg/dl.
An increased odds ratio of 1.68 for metabolic
syndrome was observed in men with mild to severe ...
New Research Suggests Strong Link Between Sweetened Caloric Beverages and Metabolic Syndrome
... soft drink consumption and the prevalence of metabolic
syndrome. For example, a recent study found that ... day had a 44% higher adjusted risk of developing metabolic
syndrome compared with those who consumed soft ... overconsumption of sugary beverages and the metabolic
syndrome is an important step toward the ...
LSUHSC researchers first to document early signs for diabetes in kids as young as 7
... disease and diabetes, collectively called the metabolic
Syndrome, in children this young. Posters will be ... make the oral presentation, Early Markers for the metabolic
Syndrome in Youth, on Monday, June 8, 2009 at ... total body fat and may precede development of the metabolic
syndrome and type 2 diabetes. Indicators of ...
Common diabetes drug may 'revolutionize' cancer therapies
... the first to suggest that by targeting the same metabolic
pathways that play a role in diabetes, you can ... between cancer and diabetes, in particular how metabolic
pathways, the basic chemical reactions that ... recent findings suggest a new link between the metabolic
pathways deregulated in cancer and diabetes and ...
Intestinal bacteria associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
... in NAFLD, which is the hepatic component of the metabolic
Syndrome. NAFLD can worsen to nonalcoholic ... are important mediators of diet-induced metabolic
disturbances in NAFLD," they conclude.
... help counteract the effect of unbalanced diets on metabolic
Viral Genetics Has Option Under Issued Key Patent for Cancer Drug
... method for treating drug resistant cancer using metabolic
disruption, an approach targeting the distinct cancer-specific metabolic
activities that can distinguish cancer cells in ... community is now coming to accept the approach, metabolic
disruption, as an extremely promising method for ...
Agios Pharmaceuticals' founders author Science review on cancer metabolism
... article, "Understanding the Warburg Effect: The metabolic
Requirements of Cell Proliferation," authored by ... bring together decades of independent cancer and metabolic
scientific research into an integrated approach ... of cancer metabolism biology and decades of metabolic
biochemistry into novel cancer therapeutics that ...
Action of ghrelin hormone increases appetite and favors accumulation of abdominal fat
... This is the conclusion of research undertaken at metabolic
Research Laboratory of the University Hospital of ... hypercholesterolemia, visceral fat favours the metabolic
syndrome, the researcher pointed out.
Ghrelin ... of adipocytes
The research undertaken at the metabolic
Research Laboratory of the University Hospital of ...
Two Studies at AACE 2009 Annual Meeting Highlight Effects of Welchol(R) (colesevelam HCl) on Blood Glucose and LDL-C in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
... MD, FACP, FACE, Medical Director of the metabolic
Institute of America in Tarzana, Calif. and ... E. Bays, MD, Medical Director of Louisville metabolic
and Atherosclerosis Research Center Inc., ... of both blood glucose and LDL-C, two important metabolic
Findings from both studies ...
Guidelines Enhance Safety for Bariatric Surgery Patients
... The Obesity Society and the American Society for metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery. The guideline's 166 evidence-based recommendations focus on the metabolic
and nutritional aspects of the severely obese ... with bariatric surgical procedures like metabolic
bone disease, among other nutritional ...
Can New Surgery Revolutionize Diabetes Treatment?
... HOUSTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- metabolic
surgery, a new surgical approach to metabolic
disease, may provide the key to curing diabetes ... weight-loss surgery," Chief of Gastrointestinal metabolic
Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College ...
Research says older people need more sun
... D deficiency is significantly associated with metabolic
syndrome, a combination of medical and metabolic
disorders that increase the risk of developing ... D levels in the blood and the prevalence of metabolic
syndrome in 3,262 people aged 50-70 years old in ...
BELLUS Health reports results for first quarter of fiscal 2009
... of Type II diabetes and certain features of metabolic
As at March 31, 2009, the Company had ... of Type II diabetes and certain features of metabolic
syndrome. During the second quarter of 2008, a ... from a validated rat model of diabetes and metabolic
syndrome have demonstrated that NC-503 decreases ...
Vitamin D Linked to HDL Cholesterol - Shaklee Corporation Research Links Vitamin D with Key Biomarkers for Metabolic Syndrome and Heart Disease
... a lower blood vitamin D level is associated with metabolic
syndrome and other risk factors for ... disease risk markers, including the metabolic
syndrome and its components, in 257 men and ... 4.2 mg/dL increase in HDL-C and the prevalence of metabolic
syndrome decreased significantly as serum vitamin ...
'The Globe's Best Diet: The Metabolic Syndrome Cure'
In his new book, "The Globe's Best Diet: The metabolic
Syndrome Cure" ( published by iUniverse ), Ray ... worldwide epidemic of obesity, diabetes and the metabolic
syndrome. The book is based on the results of ... .
"The Globe's Best Diet: The metabolic
Available from: ....
New Study Shows Morbidly Obese Workforce Has Higher Prevalence of 100+ Diseases and Conditions
According to the American Society for metabolic
and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), about 220,000 ... [30 March 2009].
& Bariatric Surgery Fact Sheet. American Society for metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery. Cited: ....
Star Trek-Like Technology Offers Noninvasive Monitor for Patients and Athletes
... draw blood and cumbersome equipment to determine metabolic
rate. The futuristic system, dubbed the Venus ... capability to measure blood and tissue chemistry, metabolic
rate (oxygen consumption) and other parameters. ... Systems and Technology team. "The measurement of metabolic
rate will let astronauts know how quickly they ...
Diabetes, obesity and hypertension increase mortality in hepatitis C patients
... Wednesday 22nd April: The specific impact of metabolic
syndrome on mortality in hepatitis C patients has ... mortality in HCV patients was most linked to metabolic
syndrome, higher BMI and hypertension.
syndrome is a combination of medical problems ...
Dallas-Fort Worth Bariatric Surgeon Earns Top Honors from Two National Medical Organizations
... area, has been named by the American Society of metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery as a Fellow of the ASMBS ... in the country. The American Society of metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) - the largest ... to advance the science and understanding of metabolic
surgery; and to be the recognized authority and ...
JCI online early table of contents: April 13, 2009
DISEASE: New insights into hardening of the ...
DISEASE: Adding insight into nonalcoholic fatty ...
DISEASE: New role for immune system in hardening ...
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Sponsors Bridges to Excellence Program, Focusing on Quality Management of Diabetes
... of BCBSTX members and the company's focus on the metabolic
syndrome (see more below). Currently, the ... quality care for all residents in Texas."
In addition to the BTE diabetes ... Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas is focused on metabolic
Saving Money While Protecting Your Health in Tough Economic Times
Is Obesity Lack of Self Control or is it metabolic
Dr. Dall's center has become a ... even teens, may be overweight because they have metabolic
syndrome -- not because they lack the willpower ... markers that are common in people with metabolic
syndrome and insulin resistance. At the same ...
Herbalife Protein Shake Proven Effective in Clinical Study
... followed 75 obese men and women with the metabolic
syndrome - a cluster of factors including high ... developing obesity-related disorders such as the metabolic
syndrome," he added.
The incidence of the metabolic
syndrome in Korea has increased from 18.6 percent ...
Long, sexy tails not a drag on male birds
... that having a long tail increases a bird's daily metabolic
costs by 1 to 3 percent, which means the bird has ... content. Of six birds tested, all expended more metabolic
energy when equipped with long tail feathers. At ... 11 percent more energy.
Based on these metabolic
measurements, Clark and Dudley predicted that ...
Surface Logix Raises $20 Million in Financing and Starts Phase 2b Clinical Trial of SLx-4090 in Dyslipidemia and Diabetes
... "We will use these proceeds to advance our novel metabolic
and cardiovascular programs:
... our novel enteric discovery programs, targeting metabolic
disorders, into development."
The ... effects of SLx-4090 on markers of diabetes and metabolic
"We are excited to be moving into ...
Gene Explains How High-Fructose Diets Lead to Insulin Resistance
... is "a missing link between fructose intake and metabolic
"The findings ... support the ... of gene/environment interaction in modulating the metabolic
phenotype and disease pathogenesis. Thus, ... regulatory motif may produce vastly different metabolic
responses, depending on the specific combinations ...
Belly Fat Puts the Pressure on Lungs
... other health problems collectively known as metabolic
This study found that abdominal ... relationship between lung function impairment and metabolic
syndrome due mainly to abdominal obesity," wrote ... effects of [abdominal] obesity and/or the metabolic
effects of adipose [fat] tissue. Abdominal ...
Love handles put the squeeze on lungs
... to BMI, waist circumference and other measures of metabolic
The results were published in the ... physical activity and cardiovascular history, metabolic
syndrome remained independently associated with ... relationship between lung function impairment and metabolic
syndrome due mainly to abdominal obesity."
Bad Marriages Harder on Women's Health
... More likely than mates to show signs of metabolic
syndrome in strained unions, study finds ... healthy psychology at the University of Utah.
syndrome is known to boost the risk of heart ... route through which the strain boosts the risk of metabolic
syndrome. "The negativity triggers the ...
Is telmisartan effective in treating non-alcoholic steatohepatitis?
... in NAFLD/NASH as the hepatic expression of metabolic
syndrome, an attempt to block its deleterious ... adequate insulin secretion and acquire a better metabolic
A research team led by Prof. Eugen ... steatohepatitis as an end-organ effect of metabolic
syndrome. On the other hand, ARBs can prevent ...