5 edition of Obesity and NIDDM found in the catalog.
April 1, 1999
by Elsevier Science Publishing Company
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||258|
Diabetes is so common in this country that it touches nearly everyone’s life—or will. The statistics on diabetes are staggering, and a diagnosis can be frightening: diabetes is the third leading cause of death in the United States. The Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss Paperback – Mar 1 by Jason Fung (Author), Timothy Noakes (Foreword) out of 5 stars ratings. #1 Best Seller in Nutrition. See all 7 formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions. Audible Audiobook, Unabridged. Free with your Audible trial/5(K).
Introduction. Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a major health problem associated with excess morbidity and mortality and results in substantial health-care costs. 1 Prevalence of this disorder worldwide will double over the next 25 years. 2 People who develop type 2 diabetes pass through a phase of impaired glucose tolerance. Defects in the action or secretion of insulin are the two major Cited by: Reviewer: Elisa Ann Hofmann, BS, MD (Fox Valley Endocrinology) Description: This volume presents information based on clinical research regarding the pathophysiology of insulin-resistant states, primarily type 2 diabetes and obesity. Purpose: The purpose is to provide a comprehensive overview of the regulation of carbohydrate, protein, and lipid metabolism in patients with type 2 diabetes and Price: $
Weight gain and obesity are driven by hormones—in everyone—and only by understanding the effects of insulin and insulin resistance can we achieve lasting weight loss. In this highly readable and provocative book, Dr. Jason Fung sets out an original, robust theory of obesity that provides startling insights into proper nutrition/5(15). Diabetes mellitus (DM), also known as simply diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which there are high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period.
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Jason Fung (Author), Brian Nishii (Reader) out of 5 stars 3, ratings/5(K). Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) is a metabolic disorder characterized by abnormal glucose metabolism.
This study examines the Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty (OLETF) rat, an accurate animal model for human NIDDM, and its use in medical research. Introduction. It was with pleasure that I reviewed this Obesity and NIDDM book, Obesity and NIDDM: Lessons from the OLETF Rat.
It is a page medium-sized book consisting of a series of studies done in Japan by different authors and research : Hussein Raef. Obesity and NIDDM are clearly linked. The subgroup of abdominal, visceral obesity has been shown to have a particularly close link to the development of diabetes.
This is probably due to the marked insulin resistance of that by: The Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss - Kindle edition by Fung, Dr. Jason, Noakes, Timothy.
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Obesity is a major public health concern because it predisposes the individual to many disorders, such as noninsulin-dependent diabetes, hypertension, stroke, and coronary artery disease, and has been associated with an increased incidence of certain cancers, notably cancers of the colon, rectum, prostate, breast, uterus, and cervix.
The Obesity Code is the 5th book in my non-fiction challenge for This book was very informative and interesting. This book was very informative and interesting. It focused on insulin resistance being the trigger for those who struggle with weight loss- /5.
In contemporary American society, obesity also carries with it a sometimes devastating social stigma. Obese people are often ostracized, and discrimination against them, especially in hiring and promotion, is common. Causes of Obesity Obesity research has yielded a complicated picture of the underlying causes of.
Obesity is associated with poor wound-healing, which in morbid obesity is magnified by chronic renal failure and calcific necrosis or calciphylaxis. 74 Summary Obesity is an exaggeration of normal adiposity and is a central player in the pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus, insulin resistance, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and atherosclerosis Cited by: An authoritative analysis of the effects that obesity is having on the health and the economic and social well-being of the United States, with a focus on controversies and informed action.
In this timely and revealing handbook, two of the foremost experts on obesity provide an up-to-date, scientifically accurate, yet accessible study of our current understanding of the causes, consequences. Type 2 diabetes (T2D), formerly known as adult-onset diabetes, is a form of diabetes that is characterized by high blood sugar, insulin resistance, and relative lack of insulin.
Common symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination, and unexplained weight loss. Symptoms may also include increased hunger, feeling tired, and sores that do not : Obesity, lack of exercise, genetics.
Obesity is on the rise. The state of obesity in the world today is a concern for all governments especially those in developed countries and with this comes the rise of hypertension and high cholesterol levels.
Despite the efforts these governments have taken, the epidemic seems to become more serious. It affects both children as well as adults. Non Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic disease caused by a defect in the secretion of pancreatic insulin and/or an insensitivity of target tissues to its action leading to hyperglycemia,4 contributing to morbidity and mortality.
This comprehensive book examines the causes and effects of obesity, both on the human body as well as society as a whole. The significance obesity plays in the development of a variety of lethal and non-lethal diseases is discussed, and the prevention and treatment of obesity is looked at in detail.
The ﬁrst edition of this book and its companion volume, Handbook of Obesity: Etiology and Pathophysiology, Second Edition, was published as Handbook of Obesity, edited by George A.
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This type of obesity, which is related to WAT contents, is associated with a plethora of diseases/ailments, encompassing debilitating conditions like cardiovascular disease (CVD), as well as non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM).
The impact of central obesity, accompanied with a lower amount of brown adipose tissue (BAT, which Author: Jan Oxholm Gordeladze. This type of diabetes is also known as Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus (NIDDM), and this is the type of the disease that a person has when he or she is "insulin resistant." Obesity is a very strong risk factor for getting Type 2 diabetes, especially if the person became obese at an early age or if the obesity has lasted a long time.
The control of diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) in the morbidly obese with the Greenville Gastric Bypass. Pories WJ, Caro JF, Flickinger EG, Meelheim HD, Swanson MS.
Since February 1,the identical standardized Greenville Gastric Bypass has been performed in morbidly obese patients with an operative mortality rate of %.Cited by: The Nature and Problem of Obesity The pressing need for criteria for evaluating weight-loss programs stems from the scope of the problem of obesity in this country and the evidence that it is worsening, in spite of extensive individual and programmatic efforts to achieve weight control.Type 2 diabetes, associated with obesity, is today the most common form of diabetes.
It is also associated with a number of other cardiovascular risk factors which constitute the metabolic syndrome. Effective management of ‘diabesity’ is crucial to the reduction of morbidity and premature morbidity due to cardiovascular disease.
Part of the successful ‘Diabetes in Practice’ series /5(3).