Triad of Factors Ups Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
New research shows certain women are 43 times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes mellitus after childbirth.
Risk of Type 2 Diabetes after GDM Can Be Reduced
Medical and lifestyle interventions successfully lowered the risk of type 2 diabetes in women with a history of gestational diabetes.
PCOS Ups Health and Hospitalization Risks
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at increased risk for metabolic and heart diseases and nearly twice as likely to be hospitalized.
FDA Approves New Anti-Obesity Drug
Contrave, a combination of naltrexone and buproprion, has been approved for long-term weight loss management in overweight and obese adults.
Low Birth Weight Linked to Type 2 Diabetes in Black Women
Black women born with low birth weight are at increased risk for the later development of type 2 diabetes mellitus, research shows.