postprandial


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Related to postprandial: postprandial hypotension, Postprandial Glucose

post·pran·di·al

 (pōst-prăn′dē-əl)
adj.
Following a meal, especially dinner: took a postprandial walk through the woods.

post·pran′di·al·ly adv.

postprandial

(pəʊstˈprændɪəl)
adj
of or relating to the period immediately after lunch or dinner: a postprandial nap.

post•pran•di•al

(poʊstˈpræn di əl)

adj.
after a meal, as dinner.
[1810–20; post- + Latin prandi(um) meal + -al1]
post•pran′di•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.postprandial - following a meal (especially dinner); "his postprandial cigar"; "took a postprandial walk"
preprandial - preceding a meal (especially dinner); "a preprandial drink"
Translations
nach dem Essenpostprandial

postprandial

[ˈpəʊstˈprændɪəl] ADJ [speech, talk etc] → de sobremesa; [walk etc] → que se da después de comer

post·pran·di·al

a. posprandial, después de una comida.

postprandial

adj posprandial, después de las comidas
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He read old almanacs at the book-stalls on the quays, and he began to frequent another cafe, where more newspapers were taken and his postprandial demitasse cost him a penny extra, and where he used to con the tattered sheets for curious anecdotes, freaks of nature, and strange coincidences.
For years he has gone on unflinchingly, filled with the most living faith and hope and charity, and I sometimes wonder whether they are any better now in his parish than they were under his predecessor, a man who smoked and drank beer from Monday morning to Saturday night, never did a stroke of work, and often kept the scanty congregation waiting on Sunday afternoons while he finished his postprandial nap.
During 2011-2012, the prevalence of diabetes based on 2-hour postprandial glucose, fasting plasma glucose, or hemoglobin A was 14.
The results indicated that eating raisins three times per day may significantly lower blood pressure among individuals with pre-hypertension when compared to other popular snacks; and may significantly lower postprandial (post-meal) glucose levels when compared to other popular snacks of equal caloric value.
This study aimed to explore the postprandial effect of meal duration on metabolism and appetite in obese, normoglycaemic women.
This range represents differences among GI of different varieties of honey and also their different effects on postprandial glucose concentration.
003) in postprandial glucose in type 2 diabetes patients with moderate to severe renal impairment.
Almond ingestion at mealtime reduces postprandial glycemia and chronic ingestion reduces hemoglobin A1c in individuals with well-controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus.
The report explains the temporal correlation between postprandial triglycerides and the omega-3 index in the end-user and that omega-3 intake includes multiple tandem mechanisms that improve lifespan and quality of life compared to a statin treatment.
But when the meal challenge was repeated at week 12, there was no postprandial increase in GLP-l (Diabetes Obes.
The glycemic control achieved in all the 5 regimens, in terms of lowering of fasting- postprandial serum glucose and [HbA.
The claims in question relate to two health areas affected by food choice: the maintenance of dental health and low glycaemic effect, which concerns the reduction of postprandial glycaemic response.