Maggie L. Shaw

Articles

PCOS May Predispose Women to Higher Risk of Psychosis, Study Suggests

December 01, 2021

This new study from Finland highlights both the potential for severe psychiatric disturbances among women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and lack of extensive knowledge of the toll of psychoses among this group.

SGLT2 Inhibitors Show Success Against HFpEF in New UK Study

December 01, 2021

This new investigation into the use of sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors for heart failure shows significant benefit in persons with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF).

Dietary Interventions Improve Fertility Outcomes Among Women With PCOS

November 28, 2021

This new review from China investigated the relationship between diet and fertility among women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and provides clinical and evidence-based nutrition recommendations to help manage their reproductive health.

Sacubitril/Valsartan Treatment for HFpEF Shown to Reduce NT-proBNP Levels

November 18, 2021

Wanting more data on the benefits of sacubitril/valsartan vs renin angiotensin system inhibitor background therapy, investigators conducted a large randomized study among persons with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF).

Neck Circumference May Indicate Metabolic Risk in Women With PCOS

November 15, 2021

Neck circumference may serve as a suitable alternative to waist circumference when gauging cardiometabolic risks, outside of body mass index and waist circumference, among women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).