Metabolic Syndrome

Hypogonadism Ups MetS Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

Hypogonadism Ups MetS Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

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Hypogonadal testicular cancer survivors had 15 times higher odds of metabolic syndrome than their eugonadal counterparts.

Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Mild Cognitive Impairment

Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mild cognitive impairment and progression to dementia has been linked to metabolic syndrome, according to JAMA Neurology.

Testosterone Therapy Does Not Appear to Worsen LUTS/BPH

Testosterone Therapy Does Not Appear to Worsen LUTS/BPH

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A recent review found little evidence to support severe lower urinary tract symptoms as a contraindication to TRT.

Waist-to-Height Ratio Best Predictor of Metabolic Syndrome

Waist-to-Height Ratio Best Predictor of Metabolic Syndrome

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Metabolic Syndrome was present in 74.5% of the cohort.

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalent in Pre-Menopausal Women With Lupus

Metabolic Syndrome Prevalent in Pre-Menopausal Women With Lupus

Antimalarial protects against metabolic syndrome, countering steroid effects.

Stand More, Sit Less to Improve Cardiometabolic Health, Study Says

Stand More, Sit Less to Improve Cardiometabolic Health, Study Says

Even with regular exercise, sitting for long periods linked to higher blood glucose, cholesterol levels.

Inadequate Sleep Increases Metabolic Syndrome Risks

Inadequate Sleep Increases Metabolic Syndrome Risks

Dose-response association, with 1.5-fold increase among those sleeping less than 5 hours.

Some Hypogonadism Guidelines Need Updating, Review Finds

Some Hypogonadism Guidelines Need Updating, Review Finds

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Quality studies are still needed to answer crucial questions about TRT and prostate cancer, cardiovascular risk.

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Increases Metabolic Syndrome

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Increases Metabolic Syndrome

Researchers observed increases in components of metabolic syndrome and in the prevalence of full metabolic syndrome among men with prostate cancer treated with ADT.

Prostate Cancer Death Risk Lowered by Statin-Metformin Combo

Prostate Cancer Death Risk Lowered by Statin-Metformin Combo

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In a study of high-risk PCa patients, the statin-metformin combo was associated with a 43% reduction in risk compared with non-use of the medications.

More than 1 in 3 Americans Have Metabolic Syndrome

More than 1 in 3 Americans Have Metabolic Syndrome

Age a strong influencer; almost 50% of people 60 and older have the condition.

PCa Recurrence Not Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

PCa Recurrence Not Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

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High LDL cholesterol and high blood glucose, however, did increase the risk of PSA relapse.

Men with Metabolic Aberrations Have Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

Men with Metabolic Aberrations Have Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

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However, they are more likely to die from causes other than prostate cancer than men with normal metabolic levels.

Long-Term TRT Leads to Progressive Weight Loss, Other Benefits

Long-Term TRT Leads to Progressive Weight Loss, Other Benefits

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Parenteral testosterone undecanoate over 5 years found to decrease waist circumference and improve components of metabolic syndrome.

Gestational Diabetes Ups Atherosclerosis Risk

Gestational Diabetes Ups Atherosclerosis Risk

History of gestational diabetes mellitus may be a marker for early atherosclerosis in women.

Enlarged Prostate Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

Enlarged Prostate Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

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Older and obese men and those with low HDL cholesterol are more likely to have the syndrome as a determinant of prostatic enlargement.

Prostate Cancer Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

Prostate Cancer Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

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A prostate cancer diagnosis was 54% more likely in men with metabolic syndrome.

Mediterranean Diet Provides Cardiac Benefits in Men

Mediterranean Diet Provides Cardiac Benefits in Men

Greater adherence to dietary pattern inversely linked to metabolic syndrome, LDL, weight gain.

Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Low Testosterone

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Testosterone levels in the lowest versus the highest quintile are associated with a 15-fold increased risk of metabolic syndrome, study finds.

Prostate Cancer Risk Associated with Metabolic Factors

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The presence of three or more components of the metabolic syndrome found to raise the odds of prostate cancer by 38%.

Metabolic Syndrome More Common in ED Sufferers

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Men with erectile dysfunction (ED) have a higher prevalence of metabolic syndrome than those without ED.

End-Stage Renal Disease Associated with Metabolic Syndrome

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Some individual components of the syndrome also found to increase risk.

Metabolic Syndrome Affects Teens' Cognitive Performance

Metabolic Syndrome Affects Teens' Cognitive Performance

Evidence points to changes in the brain's structural integrity in adolescents with metabolic syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome Hikes Risk for High-Grade Prostate Cancer

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Metabolic syndrome increased the risk for high-grade tumors by 75%.

Metabolic Syndrome Raises CKD Risk

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The syndrome increases the likelihood of chronic kidney disease by 42%.

Nut Consumers Have Lower Health Risks

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Nut consumption is associated with a decreased prevalence of certain risk factors for cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and metabolic syndrome, according to a recent study.

Overactive Bladder Linked to Metabolic Syndrome in Women

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Metabolic syndrome is associated with overactive bladder (OAB) in women, according to researchers.

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