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Overactive thyroid glands increase risk for developing AF

Cardiology Today, July 2012
Patients who do not show signs of hyperthyroidism but have slightly overactive thyroid glands appear to be at risk for developing atrial …
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Overactive thyroid glands put patients at increased risk for developing AF

Endocrine Today, June 2012
Patients who did not show signs of hyperthyroidism, but had slightly over-active thyroid glands were at risk for atrial fibrillation, according to…
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Insulin secretion may explain weight gain after smoking cessation

Endocrine Today, June 2012
Changes in insulin secretion could be related to increased weight gain following smoking cessation, according to data presented at the 2012 Joint…
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Pasireotide effective in patients with active acromegaly

Endocrine Today, June 2012
Patients with acromegaly who took pasireotide long-acting release were 63% more likely to obtain biochemical control than those who took ocreotide …
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Speedy eaters at risk for type 2 diabetes

May 11, 2012
Patients that ate meals faster were two-and-a-half times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than those who take their time eating, according to…