HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Obesity may be factor in accelerated type I diabetes in some patients

an autoimmune disorder, in which the body's own defenses turn on it.

As birth weight decreased, the age at which type 1 diabetes appeared advanced. The study was part of the Search for Diabetes in Youth, and involved 449 participants who were under 20 at the time of the diabetes diagnosis.

The six clinical sites were the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, the University of South Carolina in Columbia, Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, the Sansum Medical Research Institute in Santa Barbara, Calif., and University of Hawaii.

Search for Diabetes in Youth is trying to determine the prevalence and incidence of childhood diabetes and document how much childhood diabetes is type 1, how much is type 2, and how much is due to other rare causes. The study is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

According to the American Diabetes Association, type 1 diabetes results from the body's failure to produce insulin, the hormone that "unlocks" the cells of the body, allowing glucose to enter and fuel them. Type 2 diabetes results from insulin resistance (a condition in which the body fails to properly use insulin), combined with relative insulin deficiency.


'"/>

Contact: Robert Conn
rconn@wfubmc.edu
336-716-4587
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
3-Feb-2006


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Obesity linked to hyperparathyroidism in chronic kidney disease
2. Obesity increases risk of injury on the job
3. Obesity increases workers compensation costs
4. Obesity may be linked to middle ear effusions in children
5. Obesity surgery can lead to memory loss, other problems
6. Obesity and environmental chemicals -- New research probes potential link
7. Obesity could bankrupt the health system, warn doctors
8. Obesity linked to acid reflux disease
9. Obesity a growing problem in the Indo-Asian population
10. Obesity tied to higher risk of complications in spinal surgery, Jefferson neurosurgeon finds
11. Obesity independently impacts prostate cancer screening

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Obesity may factor accelerated type diabetes some patients

(Date:4/1/2015)... April 01, 2015 The panel session ... telematics service providers to build a program that can ... complicated legal implications further down the line. This topic ... of the news that OBD-II port dongles aren’t as ... In January, it was reported that Progressive’s Snapshot dongles ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... Baby Bellies & Beyond Baby Expo, the ... the top products and services to new and expecting ... title for "Mommy Moments” - the largest gathering of ... Bellies & Beyond Expo Orlando on Sunday, April 19th. ... will commence at 11:00am with actual record counting beginning ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015 BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy ... has released a new app to keep health care ... chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. This ‘HCV Treatment ... from the American Association for the Study of Liver ... new direct-acting oral medications to treat HCV have been ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015 Dr. Daniel C. Stewart ... April to discuss the benefits of the LANAP® treatment ... from periodontal disease. People who live in Howard County, ... disease can now visit Dr. Stewart, a Maryland dentist, ... With the LANAP® protocol, which is a laser gum ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... Peoria, Ill. (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 ... the OSF Healthcare System , was welcomed into ... Dedication Ceremony officiated by Msgr. Paul E. Showalter, vicar ... , The Blessing and Dedication culminated a nearly year-long ... the eleventh OSF HealthCare hospital. Speakers for the morning ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:TU-Automotive: Office of The Privacy Commissioner of Canada To Set Out Privacy Considerations Surrounding UBI Products 2Health News:TU-Automotive: Office of The Privacy Commissioner of Canada To Set Out Privacy Considerations Surrounding UBI Products 3Health News:Baby Bellies & Beyond Attempts To Break Guinness World Records For “Mommy Moments” Largest Gathering Of Pregnant Women April 19 Outside Florida Hotel & Conference Center 2Health News:Baby Bellies & Beyond Attempts To Break Guinness World Records For “Mommy Moments” Largest Gathering Of Pregnant Women April 19 Outside Florida Hotel & Conference Center 3Health News:BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy Releases ‘HCV Treatment Path’ App for Hepatitis C Providers 2Health News:Dr. Daniel C. Stewart Offers Columbia Area Residents an Informational Seminar in April About Less Invasive Gum Disease Treatment Now Available at Smile Savers Dentistry 2Health News:Dr. Daniel C. Stewart Offers Columbia Area Residents an Informational Seminar in April About Less Invasive Gum Disease Treatment Now Available at Smile Savers Dentistry 3Health News:Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical Center 2Health News:Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical Center 3
(Date:4/1/2015)... According to a new market ... Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Gynaecology & Urology, ... Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Surgical ... 2020 from $402.2 Million in 2014, at a CAGR ... Browse   7 6   ma rket ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 1, 2015 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... quarter of 2015 on Thursday, April 23, 2015.  Lilly will ... investment community and media to further detail the company,s financial ... a.m. EDT. Investors, media, and the general public can access ... that will be posted on Lilly,s website at www.lilly.com ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... , April 1, 2015 International Isotopes ... for fiscal year ended December 31, 2014.  The Company ... in net loss, and positive cash flow for the ... Total revenue in 2014 was approximately $7.5 million compared ... increase of approximately 10%.  With the exception of the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Surgical Microscopes Market Worth $806.6 Million by 2020 2Surgical Microscopes Market Worth $806.6 Million by 2020 3Surgical Microscopes Market Worth $806.6 Million by 2020 4Lilly Confirms Date and Conference Call for First-Quarter 2015 Financial Results Announcement 2International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 2International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 3International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 4International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 5International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 6International Isotopes Inc. Announces 2014 Year End Financial Results 7
Cached News: