Tag: metabolicSyndrome

Metabolic syndrome: A combination of insulin resistance, high waist-to-hip ratio, obesity, high triglyceride level, low HDL cholesterol, above normal fasting glucose, high blood pressure, and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Not all of these factors have to be present for a diagnosis of metabolic syndrome.

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11/09/14
Metformin inhibits metastasis of triple negative breast cancer cells
08/31/14
Women with metabolic syndrome twice as likely to experience breast cancer recurrence
09/23/12
Supplemental conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) stimulates mammary gland growth in mice
05/17/12
Metformin reduces cancer proliferation, but only in those with insulin resistance
04/05/12
Diabetes is associated with shorter survival among early-stage breast cancer patients
05/24/11
Obesity associated gene linked to risk of breast cancer
01/01/11
High waist to hip ratio more strongly associated with risk of ER negative breast cancer
08/20/10
Metformin reduces breast cancer development and growth in presence of high calorie diet
01/11/10
Lowering carbohydrate to protein ratio in diet could reduce incidence of breast cancer
01/03/10
Black women less likely to survive ER+/PR+ breast cancer - what to do

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