People with rosacea may be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease, a new study found. In the small study conducted in Ankara, Turkey, researchers examined 60 rosacea patients and an equal number of people without the disorder.
Source: Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology & Venereology
Hundreds of overweight or obese people with diabetes have been able to do something very few Americans have done: lose a big chunk of weight and keep it off for 10 years.
Source: New England Journal of Medicine
The FDA has announced they will take regulatory action against 15 companies which currently sell illegally marketed diabetes products, according to an agency press release. The foreign and domestic companies responsible for selling diabetes products online and in retail stores have been issued notification letters of federal violations.
Loss of a loved one, serious financial trouble and other major stressful life events could set older men up for a fall, researchers say.
In a new study, men aged 65 and older who experienced stressful events were more likely than men who didn't to fall during the subsequent year, and multiple stressful events raised men's chances of taking a tumble even further.
Source: Age and Ageing
More women than ever before are winning the fight against breast cancer, thanks to dramatic improvements in early detection and treatment. And for the most part, long-term survivors enjoy an equally good quality of life as women who have never had the disease, according to a new study.
Source: Journal of Clinical Oncology