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Latest C. Ronald Kahn Stories

2011-06-23 15:29:51

A study led by researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center suggests that adding the amino acid leucine to their diets may help those with pre-diabetes or metabolic syndrome.

2011-05-16 18:22:25

The road to type 2 diabetes is paved with insulin resistance, a condition often associated with obesity in which the hormone begins to fail at its job helping to convert sugars to energy.

2010-12-02 07:40:45

The human brain is loaded with cholesterol, almost all of which has to be produced within the brain itself, where it is critical for normal brain functions.

2009-05-13 15:47:07

Taking antioxidants such as vitamins C and E may nullify the benefit of exercise to reduce the risk of diabetes, U.S. researchers suggest. Dr. C.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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