Abstracts & Commentary

Editor, Abstracts & Commentary
In breast cancer survivors, women who had both central obesity and insulin resistance were more likely to have poor metabolic profiles including dyslipidemia, low-grade inflammation, and glucose dysregulation. Participants who were centrally obese but not insulin resistant had similar metabolic profiles to the lean participants in this study.
Probiotics significantly reduced the rate of gestational diabetes in a recent double-blind, placebo-controlled study.