Mouse models indicate burning more fat and less glucose could lead to diabetes Dec 19, 2016 While exercise endurance increases when muscles are made to burn more fat and less glucose, research shows this may lead to diabetes.
Expert offers tips on how to manage diabetes during the holidays Nov 22, 2016 Dr. Ashok Balasubramanyam says managing diabetes requires consistency, which can be tough during the holidays.
Thyroid health important to all, says Baylor College of Medicine expert Sep 15, 2016 Dr. Ruchi Gaba cautions that any person, regardless of gender or age, can be affected by thyroid issues such as hypothyroidism, or a low thyroid, and hyperthyroidism, an overactive thyroid.
Study shows benefits of testosterone treatment in older men with low testosterone Feb 17, 2016 Baylor researchers part of study that shows improved sexual function, walking ability and mood after testosterone treatment in men age 65 and older.
Don’t let diabetes spoil your Halloween fun Oct 22, 2015 Whether it’s a festival celebration, a haunted house visit or trick-or-treating, parents of children with diabetes need to be prepared for the sugar-fueled festivities, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Summer precautions for diabetics Jun 25, 2015 Diabetics have a more serious risk for dehydration and should take extra precautions during summertime heat, according to our experts.
Baylor College of Medicine recruiting for long-term study of diabetes drug effectiveness Sep 22, 2014 Volunteers needed for groundbreaking study to establish benefits, risks of taking certain medications with metformin, used for treating type 2 diabetes.
Lack of skeletal muscle transcription factor MondoA turns mice into mini-Usain Bolts Sep 18, 2014 When mice lack MondoA, a transcription factor that mediates response to glucose, they become the “Usain Bolts” of the mouse world, sprinting faster than their normal counterparts.
HIV-1 accessory protein helps induce metabolic defects Nov 27, 2013 Baylor researchers find addressing the mechanisms mediated by Vpr might help HIV patients with the complications of insulin resistance, fatty liver, diabetes and heart disease.
Society for Endocrinology awards O'Malley 2014 Dale Medal Nov 15, 2013 The award is the Society for Endocrinology's highest award given to a scientist who has changed the understanding of endocrinology in a fundamental way.