Bariatric surgery patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes are more likely to have long-term diabetes remission and a lower risk of cancer than patients undergoing other obesity therapy, according to data from a Swedish study published in Diabetes Care.
A Dutch study, published in Diabetologia, reports that women who’s physical activity was 4 hours of standing plus 3 hours of walking per day had better insulin sensitivity than those undertaking 1 hour of moderate to vigorous exercise each day.
Adding green tea and substituting red meat for plant-based protein increases the metabolic health benefits of a Mediterranean diet, according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.
A large, international collaboration, based on Swedish data and published in PLOS Medicine, reports that eating full-fat dairy products is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
According to a Canadian study, published in the Journal of Physiology, ketone supplementation may improve brain blood flow in people with obesity and protect their cognitive function.
Dr Leonardo Trasande explained how and why regulations on exposure to common, obesity-promoting chemicals can be improved to protect people’s health, at the 59th Annual European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology Meeting.