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GLP-1 receptor agonists may help reduce cravings and increase satisfaction while eating

ADA: GLP-1 Receptor Agonists May Help Reduce Food Cravings

GLP-1 receptors appear to change brain's response to food, researchers say
New research offers potential clues as to why children of obese mothers are at increased risk for obesity. The study was scheduled to be presented Tuesday at the annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association

ADA: New Research Delves Into Genetic Risk for Obesity

Cells might be programmed in the womb to accumulate extra fat, researchers suggest
Parents' ages may play a role in a child's risk of developing autism spectrum disorders

Parental Age Factors Linked to Autism Risk

Greater odds in children of teenage mothers, older mothers, and parents with big age gap
Researchers are launching a clinical trial to investigate whether repeated injections of the tuberculosis vaccine bacille Calmette-Guérin (or BCG vaccine) holds promise as a treatment for type 1 diabetes. The researchers announced the start of their phase II trial Sunday at the annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association

ADA: Trial Underway for BCG Vaccine in T1DM

Researchers will look at effects in people with longstanding disease
For patients with diabetes and cardiovascular disease

ADA: Sitagliptin Shows No Major Adverse CV Effects in T2DM, CVD

Findings among patients with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease
The same ticks that spread Lyme disease may also carry a rarer bacteria

Another Tick-Borne Disease Documented in Northeast

Recurring fever is hallmark for this little-known infection, researchers say
Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia helps patients fall asleep faster and stay asleep longer

Review: Cognitive Behavioral Techniques Benefit Insomnia

Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia deemed helpful in meta-analysis
At least 2.5 million more workers will be needed to provide long-term care for older Americans by 2030

Over 2 Million More Long-Term Care Workers Needed by 2030

Biggest need is in home and personal care aides, expert says
For patients undergoing intrauterine device placement

Ketorolac Doesn’t Reduce Pain With IUD Placement

But decrease in median pain scores at five and 15 minutes with ketorolac versus placebo
For long-term childhood cancer survivors

Cardiac Dysfunction in Childhood Cancer Survivors Examined

Long-term survivors have greater prevalence of abnormal global longitudinal strain, diastolic function