06-08-2019 | Diabetes | News | Article
Support for metformin cardioprotective effect
Findings from the SAVOR-TIMI 53 trial suggest that metformin treatment reduces cardiovascular and all-cause mortality but not nonfatal cardiovascular disease events, but a meta-analysis points to wider benefits.
01-07-2019 | Rheumatology | News | Article
OA patients at increased risk for multiple comorbidities
People with osteoarthritis are significantly more likely than those without to have multiple comorbidities, particularly stroke, peptic ulcers, and the metabolic syndrome, show results of a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational data.
28-07-2017 | Oncology | News | Article
Statin eligibility points to increased cancer risk
Individuals eligible for statins according to the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines have a significantly increased risk for developing or dying of cancer compared with noneligible individuals, US researchers report.
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