Linda Peckel

Articles

Treatment Delays Onset of Diabetes in At-Risk Populations

June 19, 2019

A single course of treatment with teplizumab delayed the development of type 1 diabetes in at-risk teens and children, shows a study presented at the American Diabetes Association annual meeting earlier this month.

Processed Foods Linked to Heart Disease and Heightened Mortality Risk

June 12, 2019

A high consumption of ultra-processed foods (i.e. almost any consumable food item, except fresh fruits and vegetables) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality, show two studies in BMJ.