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May 23, 2022

Regular cycling helps patients with myotonic dystrophy

Regular cycling can greatly improve mobility in patients with myotonic dystrophy (MD), a genetic disease that causes muscle degeneration, a study led by McMaster researchers finds. Cycling for 35 minutes, three times a week, for 12 weeks led to a 32-per-cent increase in overall fitness in people with MD, senior author […]
May 22, 2022

Energy-burning brown fat less active in boys with obesity

A study at McMaster University has found that brown adipose tissue (BAT) is less active in boys with obesity compared to boys with a normal body mass index (BMI). Senior author Katherine Morrison said that BAT, also known as brown fat, helps the body burn regular fat and is activated […]
May 19, 2022

New discoveries about bone breakages related to osteoporosis medicine

Medicinal treatment of osteoporosis can sometimes lead to an unusual kind of breakage in the thigh bone. Why do these fractures occur, and how can they be tracked in a national quality register? These are the questions focused on in two newly published studies in which researchers from Linköping University […]