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Incident diabetes in fathers predicted by gestational diabetes in partners

July 7, 2015

The increased risk for type 2 diabetes signaled by gestational diabetes in mothers also is present in fathers, according to recent research published in Diabetes Care.

According to the researchers, this is the first study to explore a possible link between gestational diabetes in mothers and diabetes incidence in fathers.

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Depression common among men with borderline testosterone levels

July 7, 2015
Depression and depressive symptoms were more common among men referred for borderline testosterone levels compared with the general population, according to recent study…
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Study: Patients who respond to treatment with Lyrica for pain will likely respond by weeks 3 or 4

July 7, 2015
A response to treatment with Lyrica in patients with pain from fibromyalgia, diabetic neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia or spinal cord injury occurred within 3 to 4…
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Congenital adrenal hyperplasia increases risk for CV, metabolic morbidity

July 7, 2015
Individuals with congenital adrenal hyperplasia are at greater risk for cardiovascular and metabolic morbidity, with the highest risk seen in women and girls and in men…
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Relatives, spouses of celiac disease patients at risk for autoimmune disease

July 7, 2015
A recent study found first-degree relatives and spouses of individuals with celiac disease have increased risk for nonceliac autoimmune diseases.“The prevalence of…
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Obesity Consults: Volume 2, Number 4 Obesity and the Cardiovascular System

Obesity Consults: Volume 2, Number 4
Obesity and the Cardiovascular System

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Eisai, Inc. and Vivus, Inc.

Obesity is associated with a wide range of comorbid conditions, including diabetes, hypertension, sleep apnea, and…
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VIDEO: Joint position statement addresses diabetes self-management education

VIDEO: Joint position statement addresses diabetes self-management education

June 12, 2015
BOSTON — Linda M. Siminerio, RN, PhD, CDE, of the University of Pittsburgh, discusses a newly released joint…
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Low- and No-Calorie Sweeteners in Weight Management: What Do You Need to Know?

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The use of low- and no-calorie sweeteners continues to grow as consumers continue to purchase foods and beverages…
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