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Endothelial dysfunction in normoglycaemic first-degree relatives of type 2 diabetes mellitus complicated with hyperuricaemia

New Study Diab Vasc Dis Res. 2017 Mar;14(2):88-93. Endothelial dysfunction in normoglycaemic first-degree relatives of type 2 diabetes mellitus complicated with hyperuricaemia. Zhang J1, Xiang L1, Zhang B1, Cheng Y1. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To reveal the effect of hyperuricaemia on endothelial function in normoglycaemic first-degree relatives of type 2 diabetes mellitus. METHODS: In all, 40 first-degree

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New Study Shows Daily Cialis Improves Lean Body Mass and Endothelial Function in Non-Obese Men

New Study Endocrine. 2017 Jan 30. doi: 10.1007/s12020-016-1208-y. [Epub ahead of print] Tadalafil improves lean mass and endothelial function in nonobese men with mild ED/LUTS: in vivo and in vitro characterization. Aversa A1, Fittipaldi S2, Francomano D3, Bimonte VM4, Greco EA3,5, Crescioli C4, Di Luigi L4, Lenzi A3, Migliaccio S4. 1Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Magna Græcia

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Docs! Start Prescribing Tomato for CVD Risk Reduction and Improving Endothelial Function – New Study Suggests

New Study Atherosclerosis. 2017 Jan 13;257:100-108. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2017.01.009. [Epub ahead of print] Tomato and lycopene supplementation and cardiovascular risk factors: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Cheng HM1, Koutsidis G1, Lodge JK1, Ashor A2, Siervo M2, Lara J3. 1Department of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

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New Study Shows Sleep Deprivation Causes Endothelial Dysfunction, and Exercise Reverses the Effect

New Study Protective effects of exercise training on endothelial dysfunction induced by total sleep deprivation in healthy subjects Sauvet F1, Arnal PJ2, Tardo-Dino PE3, Drogou C4, Van Beers P4, Bougard C4, Rabat A4, Dispersyn G4, Malgoyre A3, Leger D5, Gomez-Merino D4, Chennaoui M4. 1Institut de recherche biomédicale des armées (IRBA), Brétigny-sur-Orge, France; Equipe VIFASOM (EA7330), Université Paris Descartes,

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Cedar Sinai Study Shows MRI Not Suitable for Coronary ED Measurement

New Study PLoS One. 2017 Jan 12;12(1):e0169818. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169818. eCollection 2017. Cold Pressor Stress Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Myocardial Flow Reserve Is Not Useful for Detection of Coronary Endothelial Dysfunction in Women with Signs and Symptoms of Ischemia and No Obstructive CAD. Landes S1, Dela Cruz S1,  Wei J1, AlBadri A1, Shufelt C1,  Mehta P1, Thomson

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New Study Shows Crucumin Supplement Improves Endothelial Dysfunction

New Study Aging (Albany NY). 2017 Jan 3. doi: 10.18632/aging.101149. [Epub ahead of print] Curcumin supplementation improves vascular endothelial function in healthy middle-aged and older adults by increasing nitric oxide bioavailability and reducing oxidative stress. Santos-Parker JR1, Strahler TR1, Bassett CJ1, Bispham NZ1, Chonchol MB2, Seals DR1.  1Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA.

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Double Blind Study Shows Melatonin Improves Endothelial Dysfunction

Out with the old, in with the new: may you be happy the whole year through. Happy New Year!   New Studies Adv Biomed Res.2016 Nov 28;5:174. doi: 10.4103/2277-9175.194801. eCollection 2016. The effect of melatonin on endothelial dysfunction in patient undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. Javanmard SH1, Heshmat-Ghahdarijani K1, Mirmohammad-Sadeghi M2, Sonbolestan

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New Study Published

  New Scientific Updates Echocardiography. 2016 Dec 29. doi: 10.1111/echo.13432. [Epub ahead of print] Evaluation of the brachial artery endothelial function in chronic alcohol consumption among males by high-frequency ultrasonography. Luo R1, Shen J1, Zhou Q1, Liu Y1, Li G1. Abstract OBJECTIVE: There is evidence suggesting that different volumes of chronic alcohol consumption have different effects

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Selenium in the prevention of atherosclerosis and its underlying mechanisms.

  Metallomics. 2016 Dec 23. doi: 10.1039/c6mt00195e. [Epub ahead of print] Selenium in the prevention of atherosclerosis and its underlying mechanisms. Liu H, Xu H, Huang K. Toxicol Sci. 2016 Dec 24. pii: kfw237.  Diesel Exhaust Particles Causes Endothelial Dysfunction. view abstract  Free Radic Biol Med. 2016 Dec 15. pii: S0891-5849(16)31102-9. [Epub

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New Discoveries on Endothelial Function

  Free Radic Biol Med. 2016 Dec 15. pii: S0891-5849(16)31102-9. [Epub ahead of print] Enterosalivary nitrate metabolism and the microbiome: intersection of microbial metabolism, nitric oxide and diet in cardiac and pulmonary vascular health. Koch CD1, Gladwin MT2, Freeman BA3, Lundberg JO4, Weitzberg E4, Morris A5. 1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,

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