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The importance of careful monitoring of one's Weight and Body Mass (BMI)

The importance of careful monitoring of one's Weight and Body Mass (BMI)

Obesity – A more serious problem than you think Obesity is a physical problem that afflicts alarge proportion of the populationnowadays, and therefore constitutes a serious public health crisis in the United States and internationally, with the prevalence of rapidlyincreasing cases inmany industrialised countries. In detail, theNational Center for Health Statistics report said that in U.S. individuals 20 years of age or older, obesity prevalence hassteadily increased from 19.4% in 1997 to 31.4% for   the period 2017. Although different classifications and definitions for obesity levels are accepted, the most widely accepted classifications are those of the World Health Organization (WHO),...

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Complications caused by Covid-19 in diabetes patients

Complications caused by Covid-19 in diabetes patients

Complications for Diabetic ketoacidosis patients in hospital The clinical course and prognosis of Covid19 in patients with Diabetes are in line with average standards, however in some particular cases severe consequences may occur. In particular, in individuals hospitalized with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), the prognosis is significantly worse for those who also suffer from COVID-19, and data show that death in the hospital was six times greater among patients with DKA who also had COVID-19 than those who were not affected, while acute kidney injury was three times more common in Covid19 patients. These results are worrying and justify further investigations,...

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Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Introduction Type 2 diabetes mellitus consists of a series of dysfunctions characterized by hyperglycaemia and resulting from the combination of insulin resistance, inadequate insulin secretion and excessive or inappropriate glucagon secretion. Poorly controlled type 2 diabetes is associated with a number of microvascular complications (retinal, kidney and possibly neuropathic diseases), macrovasculars (coronary artery and peripheral vascular disease) and neuropathic (damage to the autonomic and peripheral nerves). Unlike patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus, type 2 patients are absolutely not dependent on insulin throughout their lives, as they retain the ability to secrete endogenous insulin, so they may need insulin but...

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6 Simple Tips To Weight Loss For Modern Womens

6 Simple Tips To Weight Loss For Modern Womens

With more and more women participating in the socialization division of labor, along with the huge work pressure, as well as the busy life, health problems have become a topic of concern to women in modern society. Among these health problems, weight loss is a particular concern for every modern woman, especially those who love beauty, and many chronic diseases are inextricably linked to obesity. Studies have shown that there are causes of overweight. such as developmental determining factors, genetic factors, gender and age. Of course, there are many other factors that can cause obesity. Today we're exploring a few...

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