Benefits of age before liver cancer treatment… Older people also have a higher prognosis

Hanah Lee, planning committee member of the Liver Cancer Association (Division of Gastroenterology, Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital) While the number of elderly patients with liver cancer is increasing, a study has found that the prognosis during treatment intervention is similar to that of non-elderly patients. In particular, in the case of advanced liver cancer … Read more

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in diabetes? In fact, more cancers

Cancer, not cardiovascular disease, is the leading cause of death in type 2 diabetes, a new study has found. This breaks the conventional wisdom that the cause of death in diabetes is a cardiovascular disease complication, suggesting the need for a multidisciplinary approach. The results of a study on the mortality rate of patients with … Read more

GLP-1 raises Ozempic retinopathy… Reconfirmed in large-scale analysis

The side effect issue of diabetic retinopathy (DR) of type 2 diabetes treatment glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist (GLP-1 RA) has been reconfirmed. At the time of the development of semaglutide, an increase in retinopathy patients was observed in clinical trials, but as a similar trend was found in a meta-analysis involving a total of 60,000 … Read more

Good Cholesterol, HDL, Negative for Bone Health

Studies have shown that high-density lipoprotein (HDL-C), the cholesterol that is good for cardiovascular health, is negative for bone health. For cardiovascular health, high HDL-C is good, but for bone health, it means you need to find the right trade-off. The results of a study on the association between plasma HDL-C levels and fracture risk, … Read more

Good Cholesterol, HDL, Negative for Bone Health

Studies have shown that high-density lipoprotein (HDL-C), the cholesterol that is good for cardiovascular health, is negative for bone health. For cardiovascular health, high HDL-C is good, but for bone health, it means you need to find the right trade-off. The results of a study on the association between plasma HDL-C levels and fracture risk, … Read more

You can’t run away from the country – Newspaper Kommersant No. 10 (7455) of 01/20/2023

At the end of 2022, the share of foreign companies that completely left the Russian market was about 8.5% of the 1.4 thousand relatively large enterprises from the G7 countries and the EU operating in Russia as of April 2022. This is the main conclusion of the published work of economists from the Swiss Institute … Read more