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Meta-Analysis: Apolipoprotein E Genotypes and Risk for Coronary Heart Disease
Context Many studies investigate relationships between apolipoprotein E (apoE) polymorphisms and coronary heart disease (CHD) risk. What do these studies show? Contribution This comprehensive review… Expand
Is nondiabetic hyperglycemia a risk factor for cardiovascular disease? A meta-analysis of prospective studies.
BACKGROUND Although hyperglycemia increases the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in diabetic patients, the risk associated with blood glucose levels in the nondiabetic range remains unsettled. … Expand
Dietary calcium, vitamin D, and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged and older U.S. women.
OBJECTIVE To examine whether and to what extent intakes of calcium and vitamin D are related to the metabolic syndrome in middle-aged or older women. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We analyzed data… Expand
Systematic Review: Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation in Prevention of Cardiovascular Events
BACKGROUND Vitamin D and calcium may affect the cardiovascular system independently and interactively. PURPOSE To assess whether vitamin D and calcium supplements reduce the risk for cardiovascular… Expand
Blood 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D Levels and Incident Type 2 Diabetes
OBJECTIVE To quantitatively assess the strength and shape of the association between blood 25-hydroxy vitamin D [25(OH)D] levels and incident risk of type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS A… Expand
Effects of Exercise Training on Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Biomarkers of Cardiometabolic Health: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials
Background Guidelines recommend exercise for cardiovascular health, although evidence from trials linking exercise to cardiovascular health through intermediate biomarkers remains inconsistent. We… Expand
Sex hormone-binding globulin and risk of type 2 diabetes in women and men.
BACKGROUND Circulating sex hormone-binding globulin levels are inversely associated with insulin resistance, but whether these levels can predict the risk of developing type 2 diabetes is uncertain.… Expand
Associations of Dietary Flavonoids with Risk of Type 2 Diabetes, and Markers of Insulin Resistance and Systemic Inflammation in Women: A Prospective Study and Cross-Sectional Analysis
- Y. Song, J. Manson, J. Buring, H. Sesso, S. Liu
- Journal of the American College of Nutrition
- 1 October 2005
Objective: Flavonoids, as antioxidants, may prevent the progressive impairment of pancreatic β-cell function due to oxidative stress and may thus reduce the occurrence of type 2 diabetes. The aim of… Expand
Dietary intake of whole and refined grain breakfast cereals and weight gain in men.
- L. Bazzano, Y. Song, V. Bubes, Carolyn K Good, J. Manson, S. Liu
- Obesity research
- 1 November 2005
OBJECTIVE Prospective studies have suggested that substituting whole grain for refined grain products may lower the risk of overweight and obesity. Breakfast cereal intake is a major source of whole… Expand
Sex differences of endogenous sex hormones and risk of type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
CONTEXT Inconsistent data suggest that endogenous sex hormones may have a role in sex-dependent etiologies of type 2 diabetes, such that hyperandrogenism may increase risk in women while decreasing… Expand