Does Salt Intake Affect Heart Disease?

Including over ten years of data and over 2600 adult’s, this study examines the affect of sodium intake and heart related diseases. Surprisingly, there...
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“Skinny Fat” Individuals Have Similar Risk to...

Obesity is well known as a predisposing factor for chronic disease processes including metabolic...
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Does Metabolic Syndrome Increase the Risk for...

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Probiotics and Omega-3s May Help Manage NAFLD

Results of a new trial demonstrated that the combination of probiotics and omega-3 fatty...
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Endothelial Health in Motion: Optimizing Endothelial Function with Targeted...

Cardiovascular function can be strategically supported via targeted nutritional factors that support Nitric Oxide (NO) synthesis, which is essential for healthy endothelial function and...
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The Cardiometabolic Consequences of Obesity and Nutritional Strategies for...

In this presentation, Frank Hu, MD, PhD, will review various studies highlighting implications of obesity on conditions associated with –and contributing to—CVD. He will...
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Introduction to Nutritional Ketosis and Clinical Applications: Is Fat...

In Part 2 of this two part series, Jeffrey Volek, PhD, RD, reviews the critical significance of obesity and the need for nutritionally based...
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Talking Turkey: Tryptophan and Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Turkey will be on the menu for many people this holiday season. This poultry meat has gained popularity for being a good source of...
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Uncovering the Mechanisms Behind CoQ10s Anti-Inflammatory Properties

The presence of excess inflammation is the main driver behind metabolic diseases such as insulin resistance, obesity, metabolic syndrome (MS), type 2 diabetes (T2D),...
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Talking Health– Not Weight– is Key to Improving Weight...

Overview:  A recent article  published in a recent edition of Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy proposes a shift from discussing...
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Reducing Sugar Consumption Lowers Risk of Fatty Liver and...

Insulin resistance (IR) develops as a response to long term elevation of insulin levels or hyperinsulinemia (HI) after exposure to chronic increases in blood...
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On the Metabolism of Exogenous Ketones in Humans

On the Metabolism of Exogenous Ketones in Humans Highlights Ketone Ester (KE) drinks elevated blood βHB to a greater extent (>50%) than Ketone Salt...
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Does Abnormal Glucose Metabolism Impair Cognitive Function?

In the United States more than 30 million people, approximately 10 percent of the population, have type-2 diabetes (T2D).1 Additionally, one in three adults...
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Results from PURE Multi-National Cohort Study Challenge Current Dietary...

Findings from the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) Study—which consisted of more than 135,000 individuals from 18 low-, middle- and high-income countries from five continents—showed...
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Nearly 50% of Americans now Diagnosed with Diabetes or...

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released their latest National Diabetes Statistics Report— and the news is not optimistic. The report indicates that...
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Premature or Early-Onset Menopause Associated With Increased Risk ...

New News in Women’s Health!  From our Research Colleagues at Erasmus Medical Center Original Clinical Research Published in JAMA Cardiology Premature or Early-Onset Menopause...
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Carbohydrate Intolerance: The Silent Partner in Chronic Disease Development

Dr Shilpa P Saxena to discusses challenges in patient management related to control and balance of blood glucose, and the role of carbohydrate intolerance...
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Inflammatory Origins of Chronic Disease: Novel Clinical Insights for...

What are the new clinical insights on inflammatory conditions, and what relevance do they hold in the context of chronic disease states such as...
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“Skinny Fat” Individuals Have Similar Risk to Obese for...

Obesity is well known as a predisposing factor for chronic disease processes including metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes (T2D), cardiovascular disease (CVD) and non-alcoholic...
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Does Metabolic Syndrome Increase the Risk for Sudden Cardiac...

Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is defined by a group of markers including elevated blood pressure, increased fasting blood glucose and dyslipidemia along with increased levels...
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Probiotics and Omega-3s May Help Manage NAFLD

Results of a new trial demonstrated that the combination of probiotics and omega-3 fatty acids reduced the risk for steatosis (fatty liver) in patients...
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