Supplements

Can Restoring Vit D Levels Improve Adherence in Statin Rechallenge?

By November 01, 2016

For patients with statin-induced myopathy, restoring low vitamin D levels appeared to be help improve medication adherence and ultimately prevent cardiovascular and mortality events, according to a study published in the Journal of Pharmacy Practice.

Six Popular Supplements Used for Diabetes Management

By October 21, 2016

Although use of dietary supplements is not always recommended, it is best for clinicians to be knowledgeable about the safety and efficacy data surrounding them in order to assist patients who choose to use them.

Insulin Sensitivity and Anabolic Steroids: What's the Link?

September 15, 2016

Use of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) may lead to insulin resistance, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, held from September 12 to 16 in Munich.