Glucose metabolism

A new Expert Consensus Decision Pathway issued by the American College of Cardiology ( ACC ) has recommended Empagliflozin (...


For the first time, researchers have found a connection between abnormalities in how the brain breaks down glucose and the...


Drugs used to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer's disease, according to new research from the University...


A diet rich in Magnesium may reduce the risk of diseases including heart disease ( heart failure ), stroke and...


Results from ETC-1002-009, a phase 2b study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ETC-1002 ( Bempedoic acid ) compared with...


IL-6 is one of the most abundant cytokines in the serum and synovial fluid of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (...


A follow-up study of patients with Parkinson’s disease ( PD ) who participated in an earlier proof of concept clinical...


More than 60 years ago Otto Warburg recognized that cancer cells differ from normal cells in the metabolic pathway they...


The objective of a study was to evaluate the impact of a diet and physical activity intervention ( BeWEL )...


Autoinflammation, lipodystrophy, and dermatosis syndrome ( ALDD ) is a systemic inflammatory condition starting within the first months of life,...


Anorexia nervosa is characterised by a chronic course that is refractory to treatment in many patients and has one of...


Excess weight and obesity in the general population are increasing problems throughout the Western world, and this rise has also...


A pilot study suggests the diabetes medication Pioglitazone ( Actos ) is generally well tolerated and may warrant further study...


Even children of a healthy weight who have an imbalanced metabolism due to poor diet or exercise may be at...


Schizophrenia is a complex type of psychotic mental illness characterized by thoughts that are uncoupled from reality. Huge gains in...


A compound that stimulates the secretion of growth hormone can help older adults improve their physical function and lower their...


Researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine have reported that in animal studies, a common diabetes drug prevents the...


Researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center have been able to use simple, non-toxic chemical injections to add and remove fat...


Decaffeinated coffee may cause an increase in harmful LDL cholesterol by increasing a specific type of blood fat linked to...


The brain plays a major role in the ability of insulin therapy to lower blood glucose in animals with diabetes. "...