The country where more than 70% of people are obese

Qatar is taking drastic action to help people lose weight and fight diabetes.
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Conclusion: Our data support the notion that SC AT GPX3 expression is associated with obesity, fat distribution and related to whole body insulin resistance.Obes Facts 2018;11:475 –490
Source: Obesity Facts - Category: Eating Disorders & Weight Management Source Type: research
Conclusions: Using CSII in T1D leads to a significant increase of SMM in both sexes to a decrease of VFA in men and to a non-significant decrease of VFA in women. Changes in adipose tissue and SMM were also related to increased physical activity and to decreased GV.Obes Facts 2018;11:454 –464
Source: Obesity Facts - Category: Eating Disorders & Weight Management Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 13 December 2018Source: Molecular Aspects of MedicineAuthor(s): Aitak Farzi, Ahmed M. Hassan, Geraldine Zenz, Peter HolzerAbstractThe global prevalence of diabesity is on the rise, and the clinical, social and economic health burden arising from this epidemic is aggravated by a significant co-morbidity of diabesity with neuropsychiatric disease, particularly depression. Importantly, not only is the prevalence of mood disorders elevated in patients with type 2 diabetes, depressed patients are also more prone to develop diabetes. This reciprocal relationship calls for a molecular and system...
Source: Molecular Aspects of Medicine - Category: Molecular Biology Source Type: research
ConclusionsMaximum prevalence of MetS was recorded when the Harmonized criteria was followed. A good agreement was observed between Harmonized vs. IDF criteria. MetS if detected early especially in apparently healthy subjects; paves way for preventive measures to be designed in order to avert the incidence of diabetes and other risks related to cardio vascular disease.
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
ConclusionMetS and its components are potential risk factors for albuminuria and proteinuria.
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Authors: Gougelet A Abstract Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common cancer and the second cause of cancer-related death worldwide. The incidence of HCC is constantly increasing in correlation with the rise in diabetes and obesity, arguing for an urgent need for new developments in the treatment of this lethal cancer. Exosomes are small double-membrane vesicles loaded with distinct cargos, particularly small non-coding RNAs called microRNAs, representative of each donor cell and secreted to affect the features of neighboring cells or recipient cells located further away, like in the case of metastas...
Source: World Journal of Hepatology - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: World J Hepatol Source Type: research
We read with interest the recent paper by Wei, Jih-Hua et al.1 Briefly, authors evaluated cardiovascular disease risk after metabolic surgery in 392 type 2 diabetes mellitus patients using UKPDS score and investigated the efficacy of different bariatric/metabolic procedures on cardiovascular disease risk reduction.
Source: Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases - Category: Surgery Authors: Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: These suggested the beneficial effects of vitamin D supplementation in obesity-related diabetes rat, which may through VDR, IRS-1/p-IRS-1, and GluT4 signaling activation. PMID: 30531693 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Minerva Endocrinologica - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Minerva Endocrinol Source Type: research
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a complex endocrine condition that represents a lifelong health concern for 1 in 10 women worldwide.1 PCOS is commonly diagnosed by the presence of ovulatory dysfunction, androgen excess, and/or ovaries with polycystic morphology on ultrasound examination.2 Half of patients experience overweight or obesity.3 Most are at increased risk for serious comorbidities, including infertility, pregnancy complications (eg, gestational diabetes mellitus), impaired glucose tolerance, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease, gynecological cancers, anxiety, depression, eati...
Source: Journal of the American Dietetic Association - Category: Nutrition Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
AbstractIntroductionThe aim of this study was to investigate the association between baseline characteristics [HbA1c and body mass index (BMI)] and the effect of mealtime fast-acting insulin aspart (faster aspart) relative to insulin aspart (IAsp) or basal-only insulin therapy on several efficacy and safety outcomes in people with diabetes.MethodsPost hoc analysis of three randomised phase 3a trials in people with type 1 diabetes (T1D; onset 1) and type 2 diabetes (T2D; onset 2 and 3). Participants (N = 1686) were stratified according to baseline BMI (
Source: Diabetes Therapy - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
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