Przegl Lek 2016;73(7):488-92
Clin Nutr 2021 May 1;40(6):3754-3764. Epub 2021 May 1.
School of Public Health, Xi'an Jiaotong University Health Science Center, Xi'an, China; Key Laboratory of Environment and Genes Related to Diseases (Xi'an Jiaotong University), Ministry of Education of China, Xi'an, China. Electronic address:
Background & Aims: Evidence regarding associations between potato consumption and type 2 diabetes (T2D) and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) risks is accumulating. This study aims to synthesize the evidence by conducting a meta-analysis of available studies.Methods: PubMed, Web of Science, EMBASE and Cochrane Library were searched (up to August 2020) to retrieve all eligible studies on the associations of interest. Read More
Endocrinol Diabetes Nutr 2021 Jun 11. Epub 2021 Jun 11.
Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain; Vall d'Hebron Research Institut, Paediatric Endocrinology, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain; Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.
A wide variation in height gain rate is observed in children small for gestational age (SGA) treated with growth hormone (GH). The aim of this study was to evaluate prepubertal and pubertal growth, height gain attained at adult age and to assess potential predictive factors in catch-up growth. Changes in metabolic profile were also analyzed. Read More
Environ Health 2021 Jun 14;20(1):70. Epub 2021 Jun 14.
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 02115, USA.
Background: Exposure to ionizing radiation has been associated with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. In light of recent work showing an association between ambient particulate matter (PM) gross β-activity and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) among pregnant women, we examined pregnancy glucose levels in relation to PM gross β-activity to better understand this pathway.Methods: Our study included 103 participants receiving prenatal care at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Read More
Gynecol Endocrinol 2021 Jun 14:1-7. Epub 2021 Jun 14.
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Ningbo Medical Center Lihuili Hospital, Medical School of Ningbo University, Ningbo, Zhejiang, China.
Objectives: MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are potentially involved in the regulation of glucose and lipid metabolism. The aim of this study was to investigate potential miRNA regulators for serum lipids and blood glucose in gestational diabetes mellitus.Methods: Plasma samples were obtained from 53 women with GDM and 46 normal pregnant women. Read More
Pregnancy Hypertens 2021 Jun 2;25:136-142. Epub 2021 Jun 2.
Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Postbox 1171 Blindern, 0318 Oslo, Norway; Division of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0450 Oslo, Norway; Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Baerum Hospital, Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, Drammen, Sogneprest Munthe-Kaas vei 100, 1346 Gjettum, Norway. Electronic address:
Objectives: Women with previous preeclampsia (PE), gestational hypertension (GH), or gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) have increased cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk. Physical activity (PA) is an important CVD risk modifier. We aimed to assess PA levels, using a validated objective method, and other modifiable CVD risk factors in women with these previous pregnancy complications. Read More