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Low Physical Function May Up Bone Loss After Hip Fracture

Lower lean body mass also tied to greater bone loss in older adults after hip fracture surgery

Mortality Higher From AKI Versus Kidney Failure From Other Causes

However, recovery is common within 12 months of injury

Roughly 2 Million Americans Buy Prescriptions From Outside the Country

Patient education, stringent quality control measures necessary to ensure safe purchases

Mortality Risk Down With Meeting Recommended Exercise Levels

Larger survival benefits seen for those who engaged in both muscle strengthening, aerobic activity

Increased Body Weight, Obesity Linked to Dementia Incidence

Central obesity linked to increased dementia incidence compared with noncentral obese women

June 2020 Briefing – Diabetes & Endocrinology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Diabetes & Endocrinology for June 2020. This roundup includes...

Comparative Effectiveness of Treatments Explored in T2DM

Greatest drop in HbA1c for insulin, specific glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist added to metformin

Global Burden of Thyroid Cancer Is Increasing

Burden higher among women, Southern and Eastern Asia, with one-third of cases in wealthy nations

Government E-Cigarette Restrictions on Marketing Lower Use

Findings among repeated surveys of 16 to 19-year-olds in Canada

Women Have More Brain Changes Related to Alzheimer Disease

Menopausal status the predictor most consistently and strongly linked to brain differences, after sex