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Research Report News Podcast: Connection Between Pregnancy Lipid Profile & Gestational Diabetes

Researchers have found that pregnancy lipid profiles could identify women who are at risk for gestational diabetes. In women who developed the disease, a variety of conditions were noted, including lower HDL concentration, lower LDL peak… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: More People Are Receptive to Healthcare Reform

A new study has found that the public is still split about the Affordable Care Act; however, a growing minority of people are starting to come around to the idea that the law is improving healthcare access. A majority of Americans still think … Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Doctors Often Misinterpret Medication “Breakthrough Designation”

In 2008, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration developed the term “breakthrough designation” to review drugs that could substantially improve existing treatments faster. However, a recent study shows that doctors often misinterpret… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Value-Based Insurance Programs Could Improve Compliance

A study has found that patients showed better health outcomes when given economic incentives to take part in health screenings and to take their medications as prescribed. These results included improved medication compliance and a decrease… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Doctor-Patient Conversations Can Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs

Patients are paying more for their own healthcare costs than ever, and unfortunately, this has resulted in them skimping on both preventive care and necessary services. However, a recent study has shown that doctors can increase healthcare… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Paleo-Style Diet Could Improve Heart Health of Older Women

A Paleo diet could help older women to lower their risk of developing heart disease and diabetes while also losing weight. The study followed 35 obese, postmenopausal women who had normal blood sugar levels and were asked to follow a Paleo diet… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Exercise Improves Sleep for Overweight Men

Insomnia is thought to affect 40-80% of men who are overweight or obese, but exercise could improve sleep patterns. Regular aerobic exercise will reduce sedentary time and appetite, while improving cardiovascular health. It also increases… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Full-Fat Milk Could Be a Healthy Dietary Choice

For years, people have been turning to low-fat milk, believing that it is better for their diets. However, a recent study has shown that full-fat milk might be a better option. Researchers found that people with higher levels of certain byproducts… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: World Diabetes Cases Quadrupled in 34 Years

According to a report released by the World Health Organization (WHO), the number of people living with type 2 diabetes around the world is on the rise. From 1980 to 2014, this figure quadrupled to 422 million adults. The greatest rate increases… Read More

Recent Research News Podcast: Exercise Could Cause GERD-similar Abnormalities

When healthy people exercise, they may experience abnormalities that are similar to those seen in patients living with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). This is particularly the case for people who run.

Researchers from the Academic… Read More