Historic High as Obesity Exceeds 35% in Nine US States Historic High as Obesity Exceeds 35% in Nine US States

"These latest data shout that our national obesity crisis is getting worse," says the CEO of a nonprofit organization that publishes an annual report on the state of obesity in America.Medscape Medical News
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Publication date: Available online 16 October 2019Source: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: BiologyAuthor(s): SiddiqueAkber Ansari, Ahmed Bari, Riaz Ullah, Maghimaa Mathanmohun, Vishnu Priya Veeraraghavan, Zhongwei SunAbstractDiabetes is a major emerging health consequence across the world which directly associated with the obesity. Contemporary anti-diabetic drugs have numeral limitations, and investigation of herbal remedies for diabetes give novel guide for the expansion of new drugs that can be used as harmonizing to present anti-diabetic allopathic medications. Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) of 21 nm have be...
Source: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 16 October 2019Source: Genes &DiseasesAuthor(s): Prasanna K. SanthekadurAbstractFructose, an essential biomolecule is a major ingredient of the modern diet across the globe. Excess consumption of fructose may be a key driver of many serious diseases such as obesity, heart diseases, type 2 diabetes and cancer. Understanding the metabolism of fructose, molecular mechanisms of its toxic nature will aid in the treatment of various diseases including cancer.
Source: Genes and Diseases - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 October 2019Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Lutgarda Bozzetto, Bram J. Berntzen, Jaakko Kaprio, Aila Rissanen, Marja-Riitta Taskinen, Kirsi H. Pietiläinen.AbstractBackground and AimsPlasma apolipoprotein C3 (ApoC3) is associated with higher plasma triglyceride and type 2 diabetes incidence. We evaluated whether body mass index (BMI) or glucose metabolism were associated with ApoC3 in healthy monozygotic (MZ) twins.MethodsForty-seven MZ twin-pairs (20 man, 27 women), aged 23-42 years, were divided in subgroups according to discordance or concorda...
Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 11Author(s): Stuart W Flint
Source: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 11Author(s): Buyun Liu, Wei Bao
Source: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 11Author(s): Yuan Yuan, Wenquan Niu
Source: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Authors: Andreeva-Gateva PA, Mihaleva ID, Dimova II Abstract Diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular diseases are part of the metabolic syndrome and share similar risk factors, including obesity, arterial hypertension, and dyslipidemia. Atherosclerosis and insulin resistance contribute to the development of the diseases, and subclinical inflammation is observed in both conditions. There are many proofs about the connection between epigenetic factors and different diseases, including diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Interestingly, recent studies show that at least some anti-diabetic drugs, as well as blockers of t...
Source: Postgraduate Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Postgrad Med Source Type: research
Authors: Achmat G, Leach L, Onagbiye SO Abstract BACKGROUND: Cardiometabolic disease (CMD) risk factors have reached epidemic proportions, with many people at risk of premature disability and death. There is insufficient data regarding the prevalence of CMD risk factors among firefighters in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of CMD risk factors among South African firefighters in the Western Cape Province. Additional outcomes were to determine the relationship between BMI and CMD risk factors among firefighters. METHODS: A total of 219 healthy mal...
Source: Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: J Sports Med Phys Fitness Source Type: research
Source: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy Source Type: research
Source: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy Source Type: research
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