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Tackling Childhood Obesity as a Strategy in Cardiovascular Risk Reduction

… Figures & Tables References Article Tackling Childhood Obesity as a Strategy in Cardiovascular Risk Reduction … In Permissions Views: 331 Likes: 0 Abstract The current obesity epidemic has already led to a prominent increase in … This review outlines the current epidemiology of childhood obesity and summarises recent studies into potential …

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Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Childhood - Evidence and Strategies

… evident long before cardiovascular events occur. Childhood obesity is a key player in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disorders since obesity causes metabolic, immunological and haemodynamic … been documented. Keywords Atherosclerosis , children , obesity , exercise , risk factor , Disclosure: The authors …

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A Selection of Recent Papers as Recommended by the Advisory Panel

… delayed protection against infarction. Mechanisms Linking Obesity to Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes Kahn SE, Hull RL, Utzschneider KM Nature, 2006;444(7121):840-46 Obesity is associated with an increased risk of developing … to its treatment and prevention. Mechanisms Linking Obesity with Cardiovascular Disease Van Gaal LF, Mertens IL, …

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Impacts of Adipocytokines and Obesity-associated Inflammatory Markers on Apolipoprotein A-1 and B in Patients on Statin Therapy

… Figures & Tables Article Impacts of Adipocytokines and Obesity-associated Inflammatory Markers on Apolipoprotein A-1 … Background and aims: Obesity-induced chronic low-grade inflammation is causally … this study is to clarify the impacts of adipocytokines and obesity-associated inflammatory markers on apolipoprotein …

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Obesity and Cardiovascular Risk After Quitting Smoking: The Latest Evidence

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Obesity and Cardiovascular Risk After Quitting Smoking: The … cardiovascular risk. However, weight gain and abdominal obesity generally occur after quitting smoking, as a result of nicotine withdrawal. Obesity increases various inflammatory markers, and weight …

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The Role of Inflammation in Diabetes: Current Concepts and Future Perspectives

… categories, type 1 or type 2 diabetes. The role of obesity, adipose tissue, gut microbiota and pancreatic beta … response pathways. Keywords Inflammation , diabetes , obesity , metabolic disorders , adipose tissue , … the role of tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in obesity and particularly in insulin resistance and diabetes. …

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Anti-inflammatory Action of Curcumin and Its Use in the Treatment of Lifestyle-related Diseases

… diseases, such as cardiovascular diseases and obesity/impaired glucose tolerance. Curcumin is a natural … diseases including cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease … compared with those taking a placebo. 40 Curcumin, Obesity and Diabetes Adipose tissue is a multifunctional …

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Evaluation of the Effect of Heart Failure Reversal Therapy on Anthropometric Obesity Parameters in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure: A Retrospective Analysis

… Effect of Heart Failure Reversal Therapy on Anthropometric Obesity Parameters in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure: A … (CHF) is a common cause of mortality and morbidity. Obesity influences the CHF development and prognosis. This …

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Preventative Medicine in Childhood and Adolescence - Looking for Atherosclerosis

… in the presence of risk factors. 1 As the prevalence of obesity in children is growing, so the typical … of the endothelial wall has been demonstrated in obesity, in patients with familial hypercholesterolaemia and … with children with receptor-defective mutations. IMT in Obesity Vascular thickening may be related to overweight and …

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Obesity and Weight Loss

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Obesity and Weight Loss C Richard Conti iD Register Now Log … but these drugs have a number of side-effects. Keywords Obesity , weight loss , bariatric surgery , fatness and … programme. However, to reduce the unwanted consequences of obesity, a multimodal approach to weight loss is required …

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