All posts by Daniel Trecroci

Does Type 1 Begin in the Intestine?

Italian researchers are saying that the intestine may be a starting point to the development of type 1.

“Recent observations have shown subclinical intestinal abnormalities in human type 1 diabetes,” write the researchers. “Whether these are related to the pathogenetic …

Taking Niacin to Heart

The addition of niacin to existing medical regimens for patients with heart disease and well-controlled LDL levels improves inflammatory markers, according to researchers at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

In their study, niacin was added to existing therapy …