Metabolic syndrome

Diabetes, Diet, Featured, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity
Artificial sweeteners shown to alter gut microbiome leading to elevated glycemic response 

A recently published study demonstrates the effect non-nutritive sweeteners have on gut microbiota and glucose intolerance. (Image: Clostridia, Flickr/Argonne National Laboratory) Hyperglycemia, or high blood sugar, is a medical condition

Exercise, Featured, Med Lifestyle, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, World health
One hour of weekly aerobic exercise associated with 15% reduction in all-cause mortality

A new study has identified the amounts of time spent performing physical activity that are associated with significant reductions in all-cause mortality. A large body of evidence supports the association between

Diabetes, Diet, Featured, Longevity, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, Pharmaceuticals, World health
Tirzepatide shown to be effective weight loss drug in phase III clinical trial

A clinical trial assessing the efficacy of tirzepatide showed the drug to be effective in significantly reducing body weight in obese patients when compared to patients who received a placebo

Med Lifestyle, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, World health
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease linked to increased risk of dementia

A Swedish research team has found that patients with NAFLD have an associated 44% increased risk of developing vascular dementia. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a condition describing the

Diabetes, Longevity, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Neurocognitive disorders, Neuroscience
Age-related cognitive decline shown to be accelerated by type 2 diabetes

According to a newly published study, age-related cognitive decline occurs at an increased rate of 26% in those with type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared to people without the disease. (Credit:

Cardiology, Diet, Gastroenterology, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Pharmaceuticals
Varying microbiome composition may explain differences in statin efficacy

A new study’s mix of microbiome and genetic data yields fascinating new insights into possible precision medicine treatment techniques for cardiovascular disease. According to researchers at the Institute for Systems