Journal of Obesity and Diabetes is an open access, peer reviewed journal in Edelweiss Publications, Inc. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and researchers all over the world to promote, discuss new issues and developments in different areas of Obesity and Diabetes research

Journal of Obesity and Diabetes (ISSN: 2638-812X)

Obesity

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Obesity

Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat, It increases your risk of diseases and health problems, such as heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure

Obesity is diagnosed when body mass index (BMI) is 30 or higher body mass index is calculated by dividing weight in kilograms (kg) by height in meters (m) squared.

Causes

Although there are genetic, behavioral and hormonal influences on body weight

Obesity can sometimes be traced to a medical cause, such as Prader-Willi syndrome, Cushings syndrome, and other diseases and conditions.

Risk factors

Obesity usually results from Genetics, Family lifestyle, Inactivity, Unhealthy diet, Medical problems, Certain medications, Age, Pregnancy, Lack of sleep

Complications includes

1. High triglycerides and low high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol
2. Type 2 diabetes
3. High blood pressure
4. Heart disease
5. Stroke
6. Breathing disorders, including sleep apnea, a potentially serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts
7. Gallbladder disease
8. Gynecological problems, such as infertility and irregular periods

Prevention

Monitor your weight regularly
Exercise regularly
Avoid the food traps that cause you to eat

Editorial Board List

Highly Accessed Articles List

Mini-Review : Endothelial Protector Drugs” and Diabetes: Is there a Role for these Drugs?
Marco Bertini
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Research Article : Maternal Obesity: Prevalence, Outcomes and Evaluation of Body Mass Index Cut-Off Values in a Multi-Ethnic Asian Obstetric Population

Si Ying Pang, Eng Loy Tan, Lay-Kok Tan


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Review Article : Nutritional Management of Bariatric Surgical Patients in the Peri-Operative Setting
Jonathan Sivakumar
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Review Article : Urinary C-Peptide Excretion for Diabetic Treatment in Low Carbohydrate Diet (LCD)
Hiroshi Bando, Koji Ebe, Tetsuo Muneta, Masahiro Bando, Yoshikazu Yonei
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Review Article : The Detrimental Health Effect of Sugar
Kristen L Poe
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Mini-Research : People with Type 2 Diabetes See Considerable HbA1c Improvement in 1 Month Using Lysulin

John F Burd and Vivianne Noetzel 


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Commentary : Triglyceride is Significantly Increased in Remnant Lipoproteins After Food Intake and its Association with Lipoprotein Lipase in the Plasma

Katsuyuki NakajimaYoshiharu Tokita and Akira Tanaka

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Research Article : Is the CAPS School Curriculum in Life Orientation Doing Justice in Educating South African Children on Overweight, Obesity and Under Nutrition?
Naidoo T, Maharajh LR and Balakrishna Y
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Research Article : Effectiveness of a Behavioral Incentive Scheme Linked to Goal Achievement in Overweight Children: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Julie Redfern, Gemma Enright, Karice Hyun ,Simon Raadsma, Margaret Allman-Farinelli, Christine Innes-Hughes, Santosh Khanal, Sarah Lukeis , Chris Rissel, Hui-Yih Chai and Alex Gyani


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Commentary : The Influence of Unsaturated Fatty Acids for Atherosclerosis in Recent Years
Masahiro Bando and Hiroshi Bando
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Research Article : Study of Vitamin D Status and its Correlation with Glycated Haemoglobinin Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Khalid S Aljabri
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