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Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

Drug for multiple sclerosis prevented disease development when tested on animal models

Drug for multiple sclerosis prevented disease development when tested on animal models

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Statins don't always lower cholesterol

Statins don't always lower cholesterol

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes, or high blood sugar, that only pregnant women get

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes, or high blood sugar, that only pregnant women get

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

What causes polycystic ovary syndrome?

Body fat not always bad

Body fat not always bad

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Exercise and fish oil supplement dramatically decreases risk of atherosclerosis

Exercise and fish oil supplement dramatically decreases risk of atherosclerosis

Gene mutation found in some women may decrease effectiveness of tamoxifen breast cancer drug

Gene mutation found in some women may decrease effectiveness of tamoxifen breast cancer drug

Chemotherapy regimen more effective and more toxic in Japanese patients than in American patients

Chemotherapy regimen more effective and more toxic in Japanese patients than in American patients

Investigational drug, LAF237 improved glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes

Investigational drug, LAF237 improved glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes

Diabetics could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

Diabetics could be up to three times more likely to get bowel cancer

Cure for age-induced diabetes or cancer may be nearer than we think

Cure for age-induced diabetes or cancer may be nearer than we think

Polycystic ovary syndrome more common than originally thought

Polycystic ovary syndrome more common than originally thought