Metabolic Diseases

Common Name(s)

Metabolic Diseases

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Metabolic Diseases" for support, advocacy or research.

Barth Syndrome Foundation

Our mission is saving lives through education, advances in treatment, and finding a cure for Barth syndrome.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2016

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BOKS vzw

Improvement of live quality and quantity for people with metabolic disorders. Give our children more life for their years and more years to live.

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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CLIMB - Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Climb is committed to fighting metabolic diseases through research, awareness and support. We are the UK's only dedicated organisation to provide advice, information and support on all metabolic diseases to children, young adults, families, carers and professionals.

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Metabolic Diseases" for support, advocacy or research.

Barth Syndrome Foundation

Our mission is saving lives through education, advances in treatment, and finding a cure for Barth syndrome.

https://www.barthsyndrome.org

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2016

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BOKS vzw

Improvement of live quality and quantity for people with metabolic disorders. Give our children more life for their years and more years to live.

http://www.boks.be

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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CLIMB - Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Climb is committed to fighting metabolic diseases through research, awareness and support. We are the UK's only dedicated organisation to provide advice, information and support on all metabolic diseases to children, young adults, families, carers and professionals.

http://www.climb.org.uk/

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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General Resources

Probono Grief Support

Deb Lee Gould, MEd, is a bereaved parent since 1985 and a Grief Consultant. She offers pro bono grief support to parents and other adult family members and friends living with the death of a child of any age and from any cause.

Updated 3 Mar 2013

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Barth Syndrome Professional Healthcare Brochure

Important information regarding diagnosis and treatment of Barth syndrome.

Updated 12 Apr 2014

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2014 Conference Program

2014 Conference Program

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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How to Diagnose

How to diagnose Barth syndrome

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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Overview of Barth syndrome

Overview of Barth syndrome

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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Barath Syndrome Journal

Newsletter published twice a year.

Updated 15 Mar 2016

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 156 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases Etiology Research Center (CMERC) cohort: study protocol and results of the first 3 years of enrollment.
 

Author(s): Jee-Seon Shim, Bo Mi Song, Jung Hyun Lee, Seung Won Lee, Ji Hye Park, Dong Phil Choi, Myung Ha Lee, Kyoung Hwa Ha, Dae Jung Kim, Sungha Park, Won-Woo Lee, Hyeon Chang Kim

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Although the etiologies of cardiovascular disease (CVD) are widely understood, the goal of finding a globally effective solution for preventing CVD is unrealistic. Therefore, we aimed to conduct a community-based prospective study on the prevention and management of CVD in Korean ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2017

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Burdens of Cardiometabolic Diseases Attributable to Dietary and Metabolic Risks in Korean Adults 2012-2013.
 

Author(s): Yoonsu Cho, Frederick Cudhea, Ju Hyun Park, Dariush Mozaffarian, Gitanjali Singh, Min Jeong Shin

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2017 May;58(3):540-551.

 

In line with epidemiological and sociocultural changes in Korea over the past decades, reliable estimation of diseases as a result of dietary and metabolic risks is required. In this study, we aimed to evaluate the contributions of dietary and metabolic factors to cardiometabolic ...

Last Updated: 23 Mar 2017

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Polymorphisms associated with a tropical climate and root crop diet induce susceptibility to metabolic and cardiovascular diseases in Solomon Islands.
 

Author(s): Takuro Furusawa, Izumi Naka, Taro Yamauchi, Kazumi Natsuhara, Ricky Eddie, Ryosuke Kimura, Minato Nakazawa, Takafumi Ishida, Ryutaro Ohtsuka, Jun Ohashi

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The people of the Solomon Islands represent an Austronesian (AN)-speaking population's adaptation to a humid tropical environment and subsistence of tuberous crops. Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) of other populations (e.g. the Human Genome Diversity Project [HGDP]) have suggested ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2017

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 152 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nutritional approaches for managing obesity-associated metabolic diseases.
 

Author(s): Rachel Botchlett, Shih-Lung Woo, Mengyang Liu, Ya Pei, Xin Guo, Honggui Li, Chaodong Wu

Journal: J. Endocrinol.. 2017 Jun;233(3):R145-R171.

 

Obesity is an ongoing pandemic and serves as a causal factor of a wide spectrum of metabolic diseases including diabetes, fatty liver disease, and cardiovascular disease. Much evidence has demonstrated that nutrient overload/overnutrition initiates or exacerbates inflammatory responses ...

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2017

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Role of Mitochondria-Associated Endoplasmic Reticulum Membrane in Inflammation-Mediated Metabolic Diseases.
 

Author(s): Themis Thoudam, Jae-Han Jeon, Chae-Myeong Ha, In-Kyu Lee

Journal: Mediators Inflamm.. 2016 ;2016():1851420.

 

Inflammation is considered to be one of the most critical factors involved in the development of complex metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cancer, and cardiovascular disease. A few decades ago, the discovery of mitochondria-associated endoplasmic reticulum (ER) membrane ...

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2017

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The gut microbiota: a key regulator of metabolic diseases.
 

Author(s): Jin-Young Yang, Mi-Na Kweon

Journal: BMB Rep. 2016 Oct;49(10):536-541.

 

The prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes, two closely linked metabolic disorders, is increasing worldwide. Over the past decade, the connection between these disorders and the microbiota of the gut has become a major focus of biomedical research, with recent studies demonstrating ...

Last Updated: 17 Aug 2016

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Quality of Life of Patients and Theirs Parents With Inherited Metabolic Diseases With Restricted Diet
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Metabolic Diseases Requiring Restrictive and Specific Diet

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2015

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The Effects of VEGF-B Signaling Pathway in Obesity and Metabolic Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obesity; Metabolic Disease

 

Last Updated: 21 May 2017

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Genetic and Metabolic Disease in Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Genetic Diseases; Metabolic Diseases

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2017

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