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Nutrition And Fitness, Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome, Cardiovascular Disease, And Cancer

5th International Conference on Nutrition And Fitness, Athens, ... (World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics)

by International Conference on Nutrition An

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Published by S. Karger Publishers (USA) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal & public health,
  • Nursing - Nutrition,
  • Diabetes,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Physiology,
  • Obesity,
  • Nursing - Oncology & Cancer,
  • Congresses,
  • Cardiology,
  • Nutritionally induced diseases

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsArtemis P. Simopoulos (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8938392M
    ISBN 103805579446
    ISBN 109783805579445

    Nutrition & Metabolism publishes studies with a clear focus on nutrition and metabolism with applications ranging from nutrition needs, exercise physiology, clinical and population studies, as well as the underlying mechanisms in these aspects.. The areas of interest for Nutrition & Metabolism encompass studies in molecular nutrition in the context of obesity, diabetes, lipedemias, metabolic.   7 Nutrition for Chronic Disease Prevention and Treatment • Dietary factors associated with 4 of the 10 leading causes of death: coronary heart disease (CHD), some types of cancer, stroke, and type 2 diabetes • Nutrition is a widely accepted tool for prevention of chronic diseases • also very important for management and treatment of a.

      Metabolic syndrome is linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Metabolic syndrome is characterized by several . Obesity is excess body weight, defined as a body mass index (BMI) of ≥ 30 kg/m cations include cardiovascular disorders (particularly in people with excess abdominal fat), diabetes mellitus, certain cancers, cholelithiasis, fatty liver, cirrhosis, osteoarthritis, reproductive disorders in men and women, psychologic disorders, and, for people with BMI ≥ 35, premature death.

    Metabolic syndrome, which is recognized as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes, is defined as the occurrence of three or more of the following conditions: abdominal obesity, hyperinsulinemia, hyperglycemia, hypertension, low levels of HDL cholesterol, and hypertriglyceridemia.7,   Metabolic syndrome is a condition that includes a cluster of risk factors specific for cardiovascular disease. The cluster of metabolic factors include abdominal obesity, high blood pressure, impaired fasting glucose, high triglyceride levels, and low HDL cholesterol levels.


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Nutrition And Fitness, Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome, Cardiovascular Disease, And Cancer by International Conference on Nutrition An Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nutrition and Fitness, Obesity, The Metabolic Syndrome, Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer (Vol 94) Reviewed by Peter Baquie. The book does not provide content specific to medical or surgical management of obesity for an individual, but rather broader Author: Peter Baquie.

Subjects: Nutrition and physical activity in obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. DESCRIPTION: The proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness held in Athens, Greece, on Juneare presented in the book as the first volume of the series.

The objectives of the book are to review/discuss the latest information on nutrition. Edited by A P Simpopoulas. Published by S Karger AG: Basle, Switzerland;£, pp ISBN The magnitude of the epidemic of obesity and its medical consequences, rising public awareness and the need for providing up-to-date information Nutrition And Fitness health workers underpins the importance of this collection of reviews.

It provides an authoritative and Author: Peter Baquie. Information about the open-access article 'NUTRITION AND FITNESS (PART 1): OBESITY, THE METABOLIC SYNDROME, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, AND CANCER ' in DOAJ.

DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed : Artemis P. Simopoulos. Nutrition and Fitness: Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer: 5th International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness, of Nutrition and Dietetics, Vol.

94) (No. 1) Hardcover – Septem Nutrition And Fitness Hardcover. Get this from a library. Nutrition and fitness: obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.

[Artemis P Simopoulos;] -- Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Nutrition & Fitness, Athens, reviewed and critiqued the latest scientific info on nutrition & fitness, and determined the influence of nutrition.

Nutrition and fitness: obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer / 5th International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness, Athens, June 9–12, ; volume editor. The definition of metabolic syndrome and attempts to provide a pathophysiological explanation at cellular, sympathetic nervous system, metabolic and genetic levels are also covered.

The book does not provide content specific to medical or surgical management of obesity for an individual, but rather broader rationales for optimising nutrition. Book Review / Critique de livre: Nutrition and fitness. Parts 1 and 2. Obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease and cancer; Mental health, aging, and the implementation of a Author: Roy Shephard.

The topics of the parts are: i) Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, ii) Coronary Heart Disease and iii) Cancer. In each specific chapter, an epidemiological picture has been systematically developed from the data available in prospective, retrospective, case-control, and cross-sectional : Artemis P.

Simopoulos. A Medline search using the following keywords (obesity, cardiovascular disease, body mass index, cardiovascular risk factors, type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome) was performed looking for high impact factor English-written references.

Results. Ninety-nine (N =99) relevant articles published in the last 15 years were selected and commented. As Cited by: Get this from a library. Nutrition and fitness: obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.

[Artemis P Simopoulos;] -- Recent studies of vascular biology using molecular biology techniques have started to reveal a previously unsuspected complexity of the vascular responses to nutrients and physical activity, thus.

Free Online Library: Nutrition and Fitness: Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer, proceedings; v(Brief Article, Book Review) by "SciTech Book News"; Publishing industry Library and information science Science and.

Obesity itself reduces HDL levels, and obese patients with metabolic syndrome and atherogenic dyslipidemia almost always have low HDL levels. Thus, the association between low HDL and ASCVD risk is complex (2), and the various components of Cited by:   This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the Nutrition and Fitness Conference in Shanghai, held in November under the auspices of the World Council on Nutrition, Fitness and Health.

Starting with a keynote presentation on nutrition, fitness and the concept of positive health from ancient times to the present, the focus then shifts to the role of omega-3 and omega-6 3/5(1). This review examines whether obesity and overweight are related to metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in South America.

Research carried out in more than 6, cases and controls was evaluated, along with most of the available publications related to South by: Metabolic syndrome, high cholesterol and oxidized cholesterol.

These multifactorial steps lead to hardening of the arteries. Further analysis of the metabolic syndrome (associated with obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure) found the following. There was an association with elevation of LDL cholesterol (the bad cholesterol) and insulin. Table of Contents for Nutrition and fitness: obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and cancer / 5th International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness, Athens, June; volume editor, Artemis P.

Simopoulos, available from the Library of Congress. Book Review / Critique de livre: Nutrition and fitness. Parts 1 and 2. Obesity, the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease and cancer; Mental health, aging, and the implementation of a healthy diet and physical activity lifestyle.

Roy J ShephardCited by: 1. The rising prevalence of obesity is driving an increased focus on its role in promoting cardiovascular disease. Estimates of the age-adjusted prevalence of obesity and severe obesity increased significantly among adults, but not among children and adolescents, in the U.S.

between and 1,2 Duringpercent of adults had obesity and percent had severe. Visceral obesity, metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance and cancer - Volume 71 Issue 1 - Suzanne L. Doyle, Claire L. Donohoe, Joanne Lysaght, John V. ReynoldsCited by: Metabolic syndrome is a collection of symptoms that can lead to diabetes and heart disease.

Learn more from WebMD about the risk factors for this increasingly common syndrome.Nutrition to Reduce Cancer Risk in Cancer Prevention. Metabolic syndrome is a condition that includes the presence of a cluster of risk factors specific for cardiovascular disease.

Metabolic syndrome greatly raises the risk of developing diabetes, heart disease, stroke.