Surgeon’s Recommendations and Opinions of Leaders Found to Be Wrong Again!

Surgeon's Recommendations and Opinions of Leaders Found to Be Wrong Again! "A recent study finds many women with early stage breast cancer can skip a painful procedure that has long been routine -- removal of cancerous lymph nodes" Study Shows: Classic Lymph Node Removal For Breast Cancer Unnecessary ... Hmm... I wonder what else they … Continue reading Surgeon’s Recommendations and Opinions of Leaders Found to Be Wrong Again!

Update on Gout and its Therapy

Update on Gout and its Therapy See Medscape for more info...Amplify’d from http://www.medscape.orgFrom Medscape Education Clinical Briefs Diagnosis and Treatment of Gout Reviewed CME/CE News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD CME Author: Désirée Lie, MD, MSEd Authors and Disclosures CME/CE Released: 02/07/2011; Valid for credit through 02/07/2012 Print This Email this Share Facebook Twitter   processing....   [   … Continue reading Update on Gout and its Therapy

Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C

1000 mg Vitamin C twice each day increased urinary oxalate and Tiselius Risk Index for calcium oxalate kidney stones in 40% of participantsAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Nutr. 2005 Jul;135(7):1673-7.Ascorbate increases human oxaluria and kidney stone risk.Massey LK, Liebman M, Kynast-Gales SA.Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA. massey@wsu.eduAbstractCurrently, the recommended … Continue reading Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C

Orlistat plus l-carnitine better than Orlistat alone

Orlistat plus l-carnitine gave a better improvement in body weight, glycemic and lipid profile compared to orlistat alone;Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govFundam Clin Pharmacol. 2010 Nov 16. doi: 10.1111/j.1472-8206.2010.00888.x. [Epub ahead of print]Comparison between orlistat plus l-carnitine and orlistat alone on inflammation parameters in obese diabetic patients.Derosa G, Maffioli P, Ferrari I, D'Angelo A, Fogari E, Palumbo … Continue reading Orlistat plus l-carnitine better than Orlistat alone

Orlistat may improve LDL in Obese

The addition of orlistat may further improve LDL phenotype in overweight/obese patients.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govCurr Vasc Pharmacol. 2010 Nov;8(6):820-30.Effect of non-statin lipid lowering and anti-obesity drugs on LDL subfractions in patients with mixed dyslipidaemia.Florentin M, Tselepis AD, Elisaf MS, Rizos CV, Mikhailidis DP, Liberopoulos EN.Department of Clinical Biochemistry (Vascular Disease Prevention clinics), Royal Free campus, University … Continue reading Orlistat may improve LDL in Obese

Orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss intervention

Addition of orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss interventionAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAddition of orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss interventionInt J Pediatr Obes. 2010 Sep 22. [Epub ahead of print]Early weight loss and outcome at one year in obese adolescents treated with orlistat or placebo.Chanoine JP, Richard M.Endocrinology … Continue reading Orlistat should be considered as part of a weight loss intervention

Orlistat treatment of Obese type 2 Diabetes

Orlistat treatment of Obese type 2 DiabetesAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govExpert Opin Pharmacother. 2010 Aug;11(12):1971-82.Comparison of orlistat treatment and placebo in obese type 2 diabetic patients.Derosa G, Maffioli P, Salvadeo SA, Ferrari I, Gravina A, Mereu R, D'Angelo A, Fogari E, Palumbo I, Randazzo S, Cicero AF.University of Pavia, Department of Internal Medicine and Therapeutics, 27100 Pavia, … Continue reading Orlistat treatment of Obese type 2 Diabetes

Orlistat = Good: Try a Little Orlistat

Orlistat = Good: Try a Little OrlistatAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAging Clin Exp Res. 2010 Jun;22(3):206-11.Effects of weight loss on ventricular systolic and diastolic functions and left ventricular mass assessed by tissue doppler imaging in obese geriatric women: preliminary report.Varli M, Turhan S, Aras S, Atli T, Erdogan G.Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ankara University School of Medicine, … Continue reading Orlistat = Good: Try a Little Orlistat

Orlistat – Weight Loss

Orlistat - Weight LossAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govResults: 1 to 100 of 1134 1.Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2011 Feb 15;25(3):449-52. doi: 10.1002/rcm.4875.Visualizing inhibition of fatty acid synthase through mass spectrometric analysis of mitochondria from melanoma cells.Zecchin KG, Alberici LC, Riccio MF, Eberlin MN, Vercesi AE, Graner E, Catharino RR.Departamento de Diagnóstico Oral, Faculdade de Odontologia de Piracicaba, … Continue reading Orlistat – Weight Loss

Orlistat-induced weight loss

Orlistat-induced weight loss: improves fasting glycemia, left ventricular diastolic function, and sympathovagal balance in severely obese patients with type 2 diabetes. orlistat may further improve LDL phenotype in overweight/obese patients. the orlistat group were 2.44 times more likely to experience a weight loss ≥5% Addition of orlistat should be considered as part of a weight … Continue reading Orlistat-induced weight loss