Post Tagged with: "Obesity"

Editor’s Pick: Selection of Appropriate Tools for Evaluating Obesity in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Patients

Editor’s Pick: Selection of Appropriate Tools for Evaluating Obesity in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Patients

Reproductive Health August 17, 2017 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

In women of reproductive age, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common abnormalities, and obesity is observed in about 80% of these patients. The relationship between PCOS and obesity is complex, and therefore the study “Selection of Appropriate Tools for Evaluating Obesity in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Patients”Read More

Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients

Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients

Diabetes, European Medical Journal December 13, 2016 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

Iciar Martín-Timón, Cristina Sevillano-Collantes, Juan José Marín-Peñalver, *Francisco Javier del Cañizo-Gómez Endocrinology Department, University Hospital Infanta Leonor, School of Medicine, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain *Correspondence to fjcanizog@salud.madrid.org Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 07.06.16 Accepted: 29.09.16 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[4]:89-97. Abstract People with Type 2 diabetes mellitusRead More

Assessing Alterations in Food Preference as a Mechanism Contributing to Weight Loss After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Assessing Alterations in Food Preference as a Mechanism Contributing to Weight Loss After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Gastroenterology December 1, 2016 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Audrey Melvin,1 Carel W. le Roux,1,2,3 *Neil G. Docherty1,2 1. Diabetes Complications Research Centre, Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland 2. Gastrosurgical Laboratory, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenberg, Sweden 3. Investigative Science, Imperial College London, London, UK *Correspondence to neil.docherty@ucd.ie Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts ofRead More

Cardiac Arrest in Labour Leading to Perimortem Caesarean Section in a Woman With a Body Mass Index >46 With a Successful Outcome

Cardiac Arrest in Labour Leading to Perimortem Caesarean Section in a Woman With a Body Mass Index >46 With a Successful Outcome

Reproductive Health August 18, 2016 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Saadia Farrakh, Charles Bircher, Haroona Khalil Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich, UK *Correspondence to sfarrakh@doctors.org.uk Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 08.04.16 Accepted: 25.07.16 Citation: EMJ Repro Health. 2016;2[1]:87-89. Abstract A 42-year-old primigravida was admitted to the delivery suite for induction of labour at termRead More

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD): The Search for a Cure

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD): The Search for a Cure

European Medical Journal, Hepatology April 5, 2016 at 8:47 AM 0 comments

Alabagi Abdulla, Charity Reynolds, *H Hesham A-Kader Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA *Correspondence to heshamh@aol.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 23.11.15 Accepted: 18.02.16 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[2]:93-100. Abstract An alarming rise of obesity and, along withRead More

Moderate Hypoxia Exposure: A Novel Strategy to Improve Glucose Metabolism in Humans?

Moderate Hypoxia Exposure: A Novel Strategy to Improve Glucose Metabolism in Humans?

Diabetes November 3, 2015 at 9:08 AM 0 comments

Max Vogel, Ellen Blaak, *Gijs Goossens Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands *Correspondence to G.Goossens@maastrichtuniversity.nl Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 22.07.15 Accepted: 03.09.15 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2015;3[1]:73-79. Abstract The obesity epidemic callsRead More

Obesity and Osteoarthritis:  More Than Just Mechanics

Obesity and Osteoarthritis: More Than Just Mechanics

Rheumatology July 28, 2015 at 9:30 AM 0 comments

*Richard Conway,1,2 Geraldine M. McCarthy1 1. Department of Rheumatology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland 2. University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland *Correspondence to drrichardconway@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 20.01.15 Accepted: 18.03.15 Citation: EMJ Rheumatol. 2015;2[1]:75-83. Abstract Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form ofRead More

Metabolic Syndrome in Paediatric Population: Is it Time to Think Back on Diagnosis Criteria?

Metabolic Syndrome in Paediatric Population: Is it Time to Think Back on Diagnosis Criteria?

Hepatology January 27, 2015 at 9:38 AM 0 comments

Claudia Della Corte, Anna Alisi, *Valerio Nobili Hepatometabolic Department, “Bambino Gesù” Children’s Hospital, Rome, Italy *Correspondence to nobili66@yahoo.it Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 24.10.14 Accepted: 27.11.14 Citation: EMJ Hepatol. 2015;3[1]:48-54. Abstract Metabolic syndrome (MetS) represents an emerging disease in the paediatric population; it is characterised by a clusterRead More

Membrane Flexibility and Cellular Energy Management in Type 2 Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, and Obesity

Membrane Flexibility and Cellular Energy Management in Type 2 Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, and Obesity

Diabetes October 31, 2014 at 9:29 AM 0 comments

*Rob N.M. Weijers Teaching Hospital, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, the Netherlands *Correspondence to robw01@xs4all.nl Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 10.04.14 Accepted: 01.08.14 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2014;2:65-72. Abstract In the search to understand the onset of life’s biochemistry, scientists attached a great deal of importance to unravelling theRead More

Targeting Adipose Tissue Lipid Metabolism to Improve Glucose Metabolism in Cardiometabolic Disease

Targeting Adipose Tissue Lipid Metabolism to Improve Glucose Metabolism in Cardiometabolic Disease

Diabetes October 31, 2014 at 9:22 AM 0 comments

*Johan W.E. Jocken, Gijs H. Goossens, Ellen E. Blaak Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology, and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, the Netherlands *Correspondence to j.jocken@maastrichtuniversity.nl Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 27.05.14 Accepted: 20.08.14 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2014;2:73-82. Abstract With Type 2 diabetes mellitusRead More