Monthly Archives: December 2013

Diabetes Drug Tied To Weight Loss In Obese Kids

Weight Loss Surgery: Long-Term Results

Total cholesterol (TC), lowdensity lipoprotein (LDL)cholesterol (LDLC), highdensity lipoprotein (HDL)cholesterol, nonHDLcholesterol, triglycerides (TG), insulin, glucose, Creactive protein (CRP), and cardiopulmonary fitness were measured at baseline and at 12 and 24 months. After 24 months, significant reductions in body weight, waist circumference, Creactive protein, total cholesterol, HDLcholesterol, and nonHDLcholesterol were observed. After 24 months, mean total cholesterol, and nonHDLcholesterol were http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/garcinia-cambogia-extract—crucial-data-released-231403591.html reduced regardless of the amount of weight lost. However, reductions in LDLcholesterol, Creactive protein, insulin and triglycerides were only seen in those who lost 10% and over of body weight after 24 months.
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Weight loss linked to reduced cardiometabolic risk

A new study finds middle-aged  women who are overweight/obese that lose a modest amount of weight over two years lower their risk for heart disease, diabetes or stroke.

Your level is high if this reading was taken before eating. Aim for 70-130 before meals and less than 180 two hours after meals. Even if your number is high, it’s not too late for you to take control of your health and lower your blood sugar. One of the first steps is to monitor your levels each day. If you are pregnant always consult with your physician. Thank you for signing up for the WebMD Diabetes Newsletter! You’ll find tips and tricks as well as the latest news and research on Diabetes.
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They’re at a steady weight. If you slack off exercise, start snacking, eat slightly bigger portions — there’s the risk that you will gain weight back. That’s where a good support system is critical, to make sure you stick with good habits, she says. Regular appointments with your surgeon are critical, Madan adds. “Often, complications occur when patients become complacent. They stop making follow-up visits with their surgeon.
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