The C/C_13910 genotype of adult-type hypolactasia is associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer in the Finnish population
- Diagnosing intolerance to lactose. Aziz, Qasim // Pulse;10/1/2008, Vol. 68 Issue 33, p47
The article provides an answer to a question about diagnosing lactose intolerance.
- MINERVA. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/22/2007, Vol. 335 Issue 7620, p620
The article presents news items related to medicine. A study reported in the journal "Pediatrics" found that girls who think they're milk intolerant and cut dairy foods from their diet consume 212 milligrams of calcium a day less than those who don't. According to an article in "AIDS Care",...
- Lactose Intolerant? Drink More Milk! // USA Today Magazine;Feb99, Vol. 127 Issue 2645, p7
Presents information on lactose intolerance. Number of Americans who are lactose intolerant; Effect of lactose intolerance in a person's health; Problem with both calcium intake and lactose intolerance.
- Clinically Confirmed Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Colorectal Cancer Risk: A Population-Based, Retrospective Cohort Study. Limburg, Paul J.; Vierkant, Robert A.; Fredericksen, Zachary S.; Leibson, Cynthia L.; Rizza, Robert A.; Gupta, Amit K.; Ahlquist, David A.; Melton, Lee J.; Sellers, Thomas A.; Cerhan, James R. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug2006, Vol. 101 Issue 8, p1872
OBJECTIVES: Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) may be at increased colorectal cancer (CRC) risk. However, existing data are inconsistent. We investigated CRC risks, overall and by anatomic subsite, within a population-based inception cohort of clinically confirmed type 2 DM subjects....
- Risk equations for the development of worsened glucose status and type 2 diabetes mellitus in a Swedish intervention program. Neumann, Anne; Norberg, Margareta; Schoffer, Olaf; Norström, Fredrik; Johansson, Ingegerd; Klug, Stefanie J.; Lindholm, Lars // BMC Public Health;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background Several studies investigated transitions and risk factors from impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) to type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D). However, there is a lack of information on the probabilities to transit from normal glucose tolerance (NGT) to different pre-diabetic states and from...
- Malignancy is common in patients with diverticular disease. // Modern Medicine;Feb96, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p47
Presents an abstract of the article `Cancers Among Patients Diagnosed as Having Diverticular Disease of the Colon,' by T. Stefansson et al published in the October 1995 issue of the periodical `European Journal of Surgery'.
- Calcium, vitamin D, and the occurrence of colorectal cancer among women. Martinez, Maria Elena; Giovannucci, Edward L. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;10/2/96, Vol. 88 Issue 19, p1375
Investigates the associations between the intake of calcium and vitamin D and the occurrence of colorectal cancer. Updating of dietary information; Testing trends in multivariate analyses; Inverse association between calcium intake and risk of colorectal cancer.
- Family history of colon cancer doubles the risk of dysplastic polyps. // Geriatrics;Feb96, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p63
Presents an abstract of the research study `The Risk of Adenomatous Polyps in Asymptomatic First-Degree Relatives of Persons With Colon Cancer,' by F. Bazzoli et al which appeared in the 1995 issue of the periodical `Gastroenterology, Volume 109'.
- Folate intake, alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and risk of colorectal adenomas. Baron, John A.; Sandler, Robert S.; Haile, Robert W.; Mandel, Jack S.; Mott, Leila A.; Greenberg, E. Robert // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;01/07/98, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p57
Investigates the occurrence of colorectal adenomas in association with folate intake, alcohol consumption, and cigarette smoking. Inverse relation of dietary folate intake to risk of adenoma recurrence; Absence of association between cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer; Alcohol intake...