diabesity


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diabesity

n (Med) → Diabetes fwegen Fettleibigkeit
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Dr Uday Shankar, specialist general surgeon, Zulekha Hospital Dubai, said: "The standardisation of requirements for bariatric surgery and hospital infrastructure by the local healthcare authorities have instilled confidence about safety of these procedures, also greater awareness among general population about the ill effects of 'diabesity' which is a combination of obesity and diabetes."
Recent progress and future options in the development of GLP-1 receptor agonists for the treatment of diabesity. Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2013; 23: 4011-8.
According to the report, "Diabesity -- Impact on the MENA Region," an estimated 39 million people suffer from diabetes in the region.
Dr Saadi was among 18 expert speakers at the first Bahrain Diabetes and Endocrine Review Conference, where he discussed the recommendation during a presentation titled 'Diabesity in the Arab World'.
In addition, the gastrointestinal tract has many important roles in diabesity and obesity via hormonal and neural pathways.
This would significantly impact mortality, loss of productivity (GDP) and increased healthcare expenditure, added the report titled "Diabesity -Impact on the Mena Region".
Published ahead of the Arab Health 2019 conference, the latest research from Colliers International provides in-depth analysis of the key factors impacting the "Diabesity" epidemic--which refers to a twin occurrence of the epidemics of Type 2 diabetes and obesity--with a focus on the Mena region and its future outlook.
A new report by Colliers International titled "Diabesity -- Impact on the MENA Region" has revealed that the number of diabetic patients in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region is expected to increase by 110% to 82 million by 2045, second only to Africa (156%), significantly impacting mortality, loss of productivity (GDP) and increased healthcare expenditure.
Almost 85% of these diabetics are overweight which is known as diabesity, 71% have high cholesterol.
As well, excess insulin leads to excess glucose in the blood and sets the conditions for pre-diabetes, weight gain, and diabesity.
Metformin is a multitargeted drug with broad-spectrum metabolic benefits in diabesity, the deadly combination of diabetes and obesity.