Navigation Links
New survey results show huge burden of diabetes
Date:1/26/2009

li>have a family history of diabetes
  • are overweight
  • are inactive (exercise less than three times a week)
  • are members of a high-risk ethnic population (e.g., African American, Hispanic/Latino American, American Indian and Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander)
  • have high blood pressure: 140/90 mm/Hg or higher
  • have an HDL cholesterol less than 35 mg/dL or a triglyceride level 250 mg/dL or higher
  • have had diabetes that developed during pregnancy (gestational diabetes) or have given birth to a baby weighing more than 9 pounds
  • have polycystic ovary syndrome, a metabolic disorder that affects the female reproductive system
  • have acanthosis nigricans (dark, thickened skin around neck or armpits)
  • have a history of disease of the blood vessels to the heart, brain, or legs
  • have had higher-than-normal blood glucose levels on previous testing.


    '/>"/>


  • Contact: Joan Chamberlain
    niddkmedia@mail.nih.gov
    301-496-3583
    NIH/National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3 4

    Related medicine news :

    1. New Survey: Moms Need More Help on Nutrition Information
    2. Surveyed Gastroenterologists Indicate That Humira Has Advantages Over Remicade in Maintaining Clinical Remission of Crohns Disease
    3. Heartland Information Services Moves Up to 2nd Place in National Survey for Outsourced Transcription
    4. Survey could help pediatricians better treat patients
    5. Hearing Aids Offer Hope for Those Who Suffer from Persistent Ringing in the Ears, Better Hearing Institute Survey Finds
    6. Survey Finds Employers Split on Impact and Cost of Migraine
    7. Survey: Americans Love for Financial Security Taking Precedence over Traditional Romance This Valentines Day
    8. 2009 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study Opens Today
    9. YWCA Survey Shows Greater Economic Concerns Among Black Women Than White Women
    10. AFB Survey Finds Drug Labeling Puts People with Vision Loss at Serious Medical Risk
    11. Caffeine Survey Reveals Most, Least Caffeinated Cities
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:5/28/2015)... Although many people have resigned themselves to ... metabolism for life, never being able to maintain a ... are methods to jump start the metabolism. And, while ... and no-fat foods, cleverly worded to lure consumers who ... foods contain hidden ingredients and hidden carbohydrates ...
    (Date:5/28/2015)... Aureus Medical Group (web: aureuslocumtenens.com), a national ... announced that it will participate as an exhibitor at ... to be held June 9-14, 2015 in New Orleans, ... opportunities, and exhibits with products and services. , ... will be available to speak with attendees about its ...
    (Date:5/28/2015)... 2015 JJ Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, C/NDT, ... York Physical Therapy Association (NYPTA) by the Delegation at their ... of the NYPTA. At the National level, she was ... Research Committee and an abstract reviewer for the Neurology Section ... a member of the Program committee since 2010 and has ...
    (Date:5/27/2015)... 2015 Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center ... May 30 from noon-2p.m. in the auditorium. This ... can offer full-time assistance to Veterans in their homes. ... survey process conducted by the medical center staff. ... medical foster home, the caregiver must provide monthly care ...
    (Date:5/27/2015)... a reputable source of 2015 NHL Western Conference Finals tickets ... their series against the Anaheim Ducks with the Ducks currently ahead ... tonight at home, this will tie up the series with game ... in Anaheim. , During the regular season, the Ducks finished ... the Pacific Division by 8 points ahead of the second place ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:As Part of their Comprehensive Weight Loss Program, Diet Doc Now Teaches Patients how to Identify Hidden Carbohydrates for Safe, Fast and Long Term Weight Loss Success 2Health News:As Part of their Comprehensive Weight Loss Program, Diet Doc Now Teaches Patients how to Identify Hidden Carbohydrates for Safe, Fast and Long Term Weight Loss Success 3Health News:As Part of their Comprehensive Weight Loss Program, Diet Doc Now Teaches Patients how to Identify Hidden Carbohydrates for Safe, Fast and Long Term Weight Loss Success 4Health News:Healthcare Staffing Leader, Aureus Medical Group, to Exhibit at the American Association of Nurse Practitioners’ 2015 National Conference 2Health News:Blackhawks vs. Ducks NHL Western Conference Finals Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on Chicago Blackhawks vs. Anaheim Ducks 2015 NHL Western Conference Finals 2
    ... one watches more comedy films, which makes a person laugh, ... adults to watch 15 to 30 minute segments of sad ... ,Participants were asked to abstain from drinking ... evening before the experiment, as all these can affect blood ...
    ... new study appearing in the online open-access journal PLoS Biology ... p53. It has been found that any mutations of p53 ... cancers. //This particular study was carried out by Min Hu, ... of background, when there a cell injury, p53 triggers the ...
    ... Stroke is one of the common causes of death among ... 200000 suffer from recurrent attack of stroke. Though it has ... same drug that was discovered ten years ago. //There has ... stroke patients. ,,Thee dug activase was the drug ...
    ... New South Wales are due to induced births and this ... private hospitals. ,About 25% of the births are ... // ,The doctors when asked about the issue, say ... particular doctor to handle their pregnancy. The patients don’t want ...
    ... a history of heart problems and consume anti-impotency pills like ... damaged, according to a study conducted by the University of ... the anterior optic nerve receiving a lesser blood flow, giving ... the report. ,The risk to their eyesight may ...
    ... the rise as there are new reports from Turkey which ... bird flu virus and there are several reports showing// ... working out plans of Passive Immunization, in which the antibodies ... patient, the antibody is produced in these patients as an ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Need More And Better Drugs To Tackle Stoke 2Health News:Need More And Better Drugs To Tackle Stoke 3Health News:New trend of birth induction is on the rise 2
    (Date:5/27/2015)... MADISON, Wis. , May 27, 2015   Madison ... specialty clinic in Madison and the ... a commitment to results, Madison Laser Tattoo Removal is dedicated ... in southern Wisconsin . "I ... to their unwanted ink and return their skin to its ...
    (Date:5/27/2015)... OpportunityAnalyzer: Cushing,s Syndrome - Opportunity Analysis ... estimates that the 2013 sales for the Cushing,s ... the 6MM covered in this report. Pharmaceutical and ... and financial resources in the CS field, have ... strategies. One notable example is the fact that ...
    (Date:5/27/2015)... -- The prevalence of cardiovascular disease in ... and changes in consumption concept, dietary habit, way of ... year, thereby promoting the development of domestic percutaneous coronary ... totaled 454,505 in 2013, up 16.9% from ... there was worth RMB20.12 billion. At present, half ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Madison Laser Tattoo Removal Brings Superior Laser Tattoo Removal Services To Madison, WI With Astanza Duality 2OpportunityAnalyzer: Cushing's Syndrome - Opportunity Analysis and Forecasts to 2018 2OpportunityAnalyzer: Cushing's Syndrome - Opportunity Analysis and Forecasts to 2018 3OpportunityAnalyzer: Cushing's Syndrome - Opportunity Analysis and Forecasts to 2018 4China Interventional Cardiovascular Device Industry Report, 2014-2017 2China Interventional Cardiovascular Device Industry Report, 2014-2017 3
    ... AMD patients, LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 29 ... for the treatment,of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) announced ... shown early positive safety,results in its Phase I ... the complement activation cascade that could otherwise lead ...
    ... Foundation to improve healthcare,system in the Democratic Republic ... The Clinton Global,Initiative recognized BD (Becton, Dickinson ... medical technology company, for its commitment to the,Dikembe ... and,healthcare worker safety at the Biamba Marie Mutombo ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Potentia Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Safety Data and Study Expansion in Phase I Trial for Lead Drug Candidate POT-4 2Clinton Global Initiative Announces BD's Commitment to Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital 2Clinton Global Initiative Announces BD's Commitment to Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital 3
    ... is advanced in patient safety, dependability ... treadmill surface provides an extra margin ... Series 2000 Treadmill accelerates slowly from ... patients. Its extremely smooth and quiet ...
    ... digitally-controlled drive system which eliminates many ... wear out. There are no motor ... fewer drive belts - resulting in ... can carry weights up to 400 ...
    ... Allyn PCE PC-Based Exercise ECG Systems offer ... and provide advanced database functionality for paperless ... with, the Welch Allyn PCE Exercise ECG ... stress test system. And with its ability ...
    Versatile and Affordable: The Quinton Q-710 ECG system is a versatile and affordable ECG cart that can be configured to meet your specific needs. It can be set on a counter top or mounted on a sturd...
    Medicine Products: