Author | Mark L. Fuerst

Articles

Additional Bone Traits Beyond BMD Help Assess Fracture Risk

January 07, 2019

Which additional bone traits, besides bone mineral density, can be used to determine fracture risk? Authors of a new study sought to find out.

Diabetes News Roundup: December 2018

January 03, 2019

Highlights include a link between migraines and T2DM risk in women; fasting-evoked hypoglycemia being overlooked; and how gut microbiome influences the metabolism of diabetes drugs. 

Overtreating Hypothyroid Could Raises Risk of Atrial Fibrillation

December 12, 2018

A new study found that elevated free thyroxine within the upper range of normal may increase risk of AF; is may be time to redefine what is "safe" when treating hypothyroidism.

Diabetes News Roundup: November 2018

December 03, 2018

Highlights include an online diabetes prevention program; sweetened drinks pose greater diabetes risk; and the link between night shifts and T2DM.