Diabetes epidemic

Xem 1-14 trên 14 kết quả Diabetes epidemic
  • Tham khảo sách 'diseases and disorders diabetes', y tế - sức khoẻ, y học thường thức phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả

    pdf105p crius75 03-01-2013 26 4   Download

  • Diabetes mellitus is a complex, progressive disease, which is accompanied by multiple complications. It is a metabolic disorder of the endocrine system and listed among the most common disorders in both developed and developing countries. It has a global metabolic epidemic and it is estimated that the number of people affected by the disease will rise from the current 150 to 230 million by 2025. Hyperglycaemia is a characteristic feature of diabetes mellitus and chronic hyperglycaemia could lead to long-term complications in the eyes, kidneys, nerves, heart and blood vessels.

    pdf136p camchuong_1 10-12-2012 29 13   Download

  • The prevalence of diabetes mellitus is growing at epidemic proportions in the United States and worldwide (1). Most alarming is the steady increase in type 2 diabetes, especially among young and obese persons. An estimated 7% of Americans are afflicted with diabetes, and with the longevity of this population increasing, the prevalence of diabetesrelated complications will continue to rise. Foot disorders are a major source of morbidity and a leading cause of hospitalization for persons with diabetes.

    pdf56p ozon_ozon 26-04-2012 45 10   Download

  • As the global epidemic of diabetes continues to expand, the prevalence of type 2 diabetes is predicted to double in the next 20 years. Continued population growth, increasing age, and worldwide globalization leading to changes in diet and patterns of physical inactivity have resulted in staggering numbers of individuals affected by the disease. A haphazard approach to treatment for a problem of this magnitude could easily overburden the healthcare system, particularly in areas of the world with limited resources.

    pdf469p crazy_sms 08-05-2012 40 10   Download

  • General symptoms include morning stiffness of more than 60 minutes, fatigue, sometimes even slightly elevated temperature, but the main initial symptom is low back pain at night and in the morning. All patients with low back pain should be questioned about a positive family history concerning rheumatic diseases, as the risk of developing this illness is higher in patients where family members already have been diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis.

    pdf366p wqwqwqwqwq 23-07-2012 35 8   Download

  • The nucleocapsid complex is surrounded by a protein shell called capsid to form the viral core. A layer of matrix protein, which is formed outside the capsid, interacts with the envelope (env) which consists of lipid envelope derived from the host cell and viral envelope glycoproteins. Viral glycoproteins are made of two units: a transmembrane portion, which attaches the protein into the lipid bilayer, and a surface portion, which binds to the cellular receptor.

    pdf454p kmkmkmkmkm 08-09-2012 36 8   Download

  • The growing worldwide epidemic of metabolic syndrome and other chronic degenerative diseases continues to expand, with a rapid decrease in the age at which they are being diagnosed (Guarnieri et al.; 2010; Hsueh & Wyne, 2011). Metabolic syndrome is a multifactorial disorder, strongly influenced by several lifestyle factors, with symptoms clustering on abnormalities that include obesity, hypertension, dyslipidemia, glucose intolerance and insulin resistance (Guarnieri et al.; 2010; Tanaka et al.; 2006).

    pdf175p thienbinh1311 13-12-2012 21 4   Download

  • Obesity and its associated disorders, including diabetes and cardiovascular disease, have now reached epidemic proportions in the Western world, resulting in dramatic increases in healthcare costs. Understanding the pro-cesses and metabolic perturbations that contribute to the expansion of adi-pose depots accompanying obesity is central to the development of appropriate therapeutic strategies.

    pdf9p viettel02 20-02-2013 26 2   Download

  • We live in an era in which public health is debated all around us, every day. Big questions emerge constantly: What’s the best way to deliver health care or respond to natural disaster? How will climate change affect health? What can we do to ensure clean, safe water for a planet of seven billion? Some of the puzzles that we in public health try to solve are fairly recent, such as the obesity and diabetes epidemics. Other quandaries have been around longer. The HIV/AIDS epidemic is three decades old now. Cigarettes have been identified as killers for more than half a century.

    pdf237p nhamnhiqa 01-03-2013 16 1   Download

  • A lot of focus has been put on lifestyle changes since the last prevention policy paper was published. Key objectives have been defined with ambitious targets to reduce smoking, the harmful use of alcohol, overweight, diabetes and depression. There is, of course, a reason for this: there is a close relationship between today’s major chronic diseases and people’s behaviour. The focus on lifestyle and health promotion is therefore an obvious consequence of disease prevention. But lifestyle changes are not easy to make.

    pdf0p quygia123 06-11-2012 15 0   Download

  • Obesity in America, and indeed in the world, is reaching epidemic proportions. At this writing, more than 65 percent of American adults and nearly one-quarter of our children are overweight or obese. Data from the surgeon general’s office have linked more than four hundred thousand premature deaths annually to the direct health effects of obesity (second only to smoking)—and the numbers continue to climb.

    pdf148p cronus75 12-01-2013 16 2   Download

  • As the proportion of both minority populations and people aged 60 and older increases in the United States, and the obesity epidemic continues, people with diabetes are becoming a larger part of the practices of family physicians and other primary care clinicians. Health care professionals involved in new or expanding diabetes care practices can use these guiding principles to ensure that they provide essential components of comprehensive diabetes care.

    pdf100p quygia123 06-11-2012 21 0   Download

  • Furthermore, in order to boost innovative drugs and health solutions in Europe the Health Theme makes a major effort into investigator-driven clinical trials in various fields. With a focus on brain-related diseases, diabetes, and cancer (incorporating life style issues and social determinants of health) the 2011 work programme addresses major health-related societal challenges. Finally, with a focus on antimicrobial drug resistance and emerging epidemics, the Health Theme continues to address global health issues of utmost importance.

    pdf45p quynho77 10-11-2012 19 0   Download

  • The nation faces a growing epidemic of childhood obesity that threatens the immediate health of our children and youth and their prospects of growing up to be healthy adults. During the past 30 years, obesity in the United States has more than doubled among children aged 2–5 years and adolescents aged 12–19 years, and it has more than tripled among children aged 6–11 years. Currently, more than 9 million children and youth over the age of 6 years are obese.

    pdf43p camchuong_1 10-12-2012 14 0   Download

CHỦ ĐỀ BẠN MUỐN TÌM

Đồng bộ tài khoản