metabolic dysfunction

Fat outside of the arteries linked to cardiovascular disease


November 17th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new research has found that fat around the outside of arteries may lead to the development of cardiovascular disease and could be linked to its onset in ... Read more...

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Imbalanced diet, inadequate exercise may cause asthma in kids


September 17th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Challenging the widespread assumption that obesity itself is a risk factor for asthma, a new study has revealed that even children of a healthy weight who have an ... Read more...

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Level of depression determine healing rate of wounds among diabetics


August 3rd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): The way people cope with diabetes-related foot ulcers and their levels of depression, affect how their wound heals or worsens, found a study by a health psychologist at ... Read more...

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Protein that modulates metabolic dysfunction in obesity identified


June 18th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A new American study has identified the protein that modulates metabolic dysfunction in obesity.The findings of the research, conducted by Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), have appeared ... Read more...

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Genes controlling insulin ‘alter’ body clock


September 18th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 18 (ANI): Scientists at University of California, San Diego have identified certain insulin-regulating genes that can also alter the timing of the body clock.They said that the findings can lead ... Read more...

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Fat in liver, not belly, could determine heart disease risk


August 25th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Measuring liver fat may be a better way to determine a person's risk for developing diabetes and heart disease than measuring belly fat, according to researchers at Washington ... Read more...

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Patients with lower urinary tract symptoms ‘at increased metabolic syndrome risk’


June 20th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that patients with severe to mild lower urinary tract (LUT) symptoms are at a greater risk of developing metabolic syndrome, a collection of ... Read more...

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