diabesity


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A popular term for the common clinical association of type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity, a subgroup of which has been termed syndrome X

diabesity

A popular term for the common clinical association of type 2 DM–
adult-onset DM and obesity, a subgroup of which has been termed 'syndrome X', see there.
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Green tea--and especially the EGCG contained in green tea extracts--powerfully fights many of the causes and consequences of diabesity.
Del total mundial, el 51% de los costos estimados por el informe Sugar Economics: Que tan dulce no es la diabesity, de Morgan Stanley, ha alcanzado proporciones epidemicas.
Aside from changing your diet, exercise is probably the single best preventive measure for diabesity.
Diabesity is a modern epidemic, which indicates the co- existence of both diabetes and obesity.
The strategic impact of PREVIEW concerns the massive problems associated with the global diabesity epidemic (obesity and type-2 diabetes) and therefore includes partners from Europe (East, West, North and South) and Australia, New Zealand, and Canada.
Diabesity, a rising epidemic, is defined as the co-existence of diabetes and obesity (Kaufman, 2005).
We know that fat consumption is tied to many chronic disease conditions such as CVD, diabesity, nephropathy, hepatopathy, neuro-endocrine and neuropathic syndrome, arthritis and cancer.
Kaufman offers a frank - verging on frightening - discussion of ``the emergence of diabesity,'' the dual epidemic of obesity and diabetes, and also the book's namesake.
Kaufman offers critical advice for our generation: "To stop the diabesity epidemic, the new normal must become not just an individual but a societal choice.
Diabesity and Associated Disorders in Australia--2000.
Francine Kaufman, Head of the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology at Children's Hospital in Los Angeles and the author of the up-coming book Diabesity.
Diabesity (adult onset diabetes in obese children) is the enemy