Sugar addiction is key contributor to heart disease, cancer risk
Sugar uses the same neurological pathways as narcotic to hit the pleasure centre of the brain that send out the signal: 'eat more, eat more'.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Diabetes Self Management
Pistachios Offer Protection for People With Diabetes
Research has indicated that eating pistachios along with a high-glycemic meal may help lower after-meal blood sugar response , particularly in people with metabolic syndrome .
Novel evidence on hepatitis C virus-associated glomerular disease
Correspondence: Fabrizio Fabrizi, Division of Nephrology, Maggiore Hospital, IRCCS Foundation, Padiglione Croff, Via Commenda 15, 20122 Milano, Italy.
International Business Times
Refraining from Your Regular Quota of Instant Noodles Might Save Your Life
If you love devouring a plate of hot instant noodles, be warned: it can have serious implications on your health.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Antibiotic use in infants could cause obesity, study shows
As if there aren't enough issues with antibiotics, medical researchers have found more.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
Researchers in South Korea, where instant noodle consumption is the highest in the world, studied 10,711 adults, a representative sample of the population enrolled in a large survey of health and nutrition.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Attention, ladies! Instant noodles are bad for your heart
Instant noodles, including the ubiquitous ramen, are a popular staple food among budget eaters, college students, and anyone who needs a meal in a hurry.
Systolic blood pressure and fatty acid-binding protein 4 predict...
The insulin-sensitivity regulator adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein 4 integrates metabolic and inflammatory responses.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Metabolic Revolution Summit launches in two days; listen to expert...
A "can't-miss" summit begins in just two days, delivering a wealth of information on how to diagnose, prevent and even reverse "metabolic syndrome."
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Lipids in Health and Disease
Apolipoprotein E synthesized by adipocyte and apolipoprotein E...
Excessive energy storage of adipose tissue makes contribution to the occurrence and progression of obesity, which accompanies with multiple adverse complications, such as metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular diseases.
Ramen Noodles - Heart Attack in a Bowl? " Think of this the next ...
HEART ATTACK IN A BOWL? " Think of this the next time you slurp a cheap cup of hot ramen noodles: It could be linked to heart disease, especially if you're a woman, the AP reports.
International Business Times
Fight Against Diabetes and Obesity: Daily Berry Intake to the Rescue
According to The Australian , to tackle obesity-linked diabetes and metabolic syndrome, a handful of rasberries or a cup of blueberry juice should be taken daily.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Platelet: Sensing Shear and the Endocrine Regulation of Cardiovascular Sclerosis [Editorials]
Correspondence to Dwight A. Towler, MD, PhD, Diabetes and Obesity Research Center, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, 6400 Sanger Rd, Orlando, FL 32832.
Omentin changes following bariatric surgery and predictive links with ...
Centre de Recherche de l'Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie & Pneumologie de Quebec, Universite Laval, Y4332, 2725 Chemin Ste-Foy, Quebec G1V 4G5, QC, Canada BackgroundAlthough no receptor has yet been identified, changes in circulating levels of the adipokine designated as Omentin have been demonstrated in obesity and related comorbidities such ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Ladies: It's Time to Cut Back on Instant Noodles
I remember making that mega purchase of instant ramen noodles at the beginning of more than one fall semester, but let's make a pact this year to make the stash last until spring finals.
How Instant Noodles Can Hurt Your Heart
In the proverbial pantry of cheap, convenient eats, nothing beats ramen. You no longer even have to be a college student to indulge: the processed noodle has graduated from dorm room to restaurant, popping up on U.S. menus 18% more from 2013 to 2014, according to the food industry research firm Technomic.
Why lifestyle change is better than medicines
In an interview on radio DZMM, Dr. Nick Cruz, a cardiologist, explained the symptoms and the other disorders that constitute cardiometabolic syndrome.
Differential association between metabolic syndrome and coronary...
Metabolic syndrome is associated with increased risks of diabetes and coronary artery disease .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
A Link Between Metabolic Syndrome and Mental Decline?
This post was adapted from a previous blog post by Dr. Avena for the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
?EastGate Acquisitions Augments Its Sub-Micron Self-Nanoemulsifying Platform Technology
The various technologies are applicable to the company's current pharmaceutical products in development and can also be employed as effective platforms for delivery of other biologically active compounds.