TITLE

Get Fit to Fight Type 2 Diabetes

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Jun2005, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the findings of a study on the significance of exercise to the life span of patients with type 2 diabetes. Characteristics of patients with physical fitness activities.
ACCESSION #
17136691

 

Related Articles

  • Exercise Screening and Prescription in Type 2 Diabetes.  // Nutrition in Clinical Care;May-Sep2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p97 

    The article presents the recommended exercise screening and exercise prescription in type 2 diabetes. The medical evaluation for patient with type 2 diabetes should include diagnosis for the presence and macro- and microvascular complications and pharmacologic treatment and an exercise tolerance...

  • Barriers to exercise in obese patients with type 2 diabetes. Egan, A.M.; Mahmood, W.A.W.; Fenton, R.; Redziniak, N.; Kyaw Tun, T.; Sreenan, S.; McDermott, J.H. // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Jul2013, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p635 

    Background: Although regular exercise is a critical component of the management of type 2 diabetes, many patients do not meet their exercise targets. Lack of exercise is associated with obesity and adverse cardiovascular outcomes.Aim: We aimed to assess exercise habits in obese Irish patients...

  • The Mind and Exercise Motivation.  // Fitness Management;Jan2007, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p14 

    The article focuses on two studies on exercise and the brain. In the first study, researchers found that middle-aged adults at risk of having type 2 diabetes who were confident in their ability to be active and had lower stress and depression levels were more likely to exercise. The second...

  • Changes in Body Fat Distribution and Fitness Are Associated With Changes in Hemoglobin A1c After 9 Months of Exercise Training. SÉNÉCHAL, MARTIN; SWIFT, DAMON L.; JOHANNSEN, NEIL M.; BLAIR, STEVEN N.; EARNEST, CONRAD P.; LAVIE, CARL J.; CHURCH, TIMOTHY S. // Diabetes Care;Sep2013, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p2843 

    OBJECTIVE--To investigate the associations between changes in body composition and fitness after exercise training and changes in hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) in individuals with type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS--Participants (n = 201) were randomized to aerobic, resistance, or combined...

  • Short-Term Exercise Training Stimulates Mitochondrial Function in Insulin Sensitive Humans (CON) but not in First-degree Relatives (REL) of Type-2 Diabetics. Kacerovsky, Gertrud; Chmelik, Marek; Szendroedi, Julia; Pokan, Rochus; Farukuoye, Michaela; Gruber, Stefan; Brehm, Attila; Nowotny, Peter; Schmid, Albrecht I.; Moser, Ewald; Trattnig, Siegfried; Pacini, Giovanni; Smekal, Gerhard; Roden, Michael // Diabetes;Jun2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 56, pA283 

    REL feature impaired glucose transport which relates to reduced myocellular ATP synthesis (fATP). We hypothesized that exercise stimulates fATP, decreases intramyocellular lipids (IMCL) and so improves insulin action. Glucose tolerant REL (4f/6m, age: 39±4a, BMI: 24±lkg/m²) and CON...

  • Abstracts.  // CME: Continuing Medical Education;May2013, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p188 

    The article presents abstracts on medical topics which include the life expectancy in eastern and western Europe, public health in Cuba and the association of melatonin secretion and the incidence of type 2 diabetes.

  • Fitter Men Live Longer.  // Diabetes Forecast;Aug2009, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p23 

    The article discusses a study of more than 3,000 middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes who have been associated with a softball league or taking fitness classes. Seven years of follow-up revealed that most-fit men lived the longest and that each increase in their level of fitness led to a...

  • Tales of the unexpected.  // Nature;1/20/2005, Vol. 433 Issue 7023, p179 

    Features unfettered explorations made by humankind that have led to unexpected discoveries. Initiation of a study where subjects do fitness training for 20 weeks; Contentions over previous conjectures regarding the beneficial effects of exercise on physical fitness; Impact of the study on common...

  • Epidemiological studies of physical activity and diabetes risk, and implications for diabetes prevention. Wareham, Nicholas J. // Applied Physiology, Nutrition & Metabolism;Aug2007, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p778 

    The evidence linking physical inactivity to the future risk of type 2 diabetes is strong, and modification of behaviour is a critical and effective element of strategies aimed at the prevention of this increasingly prevalent disorder. Two key unresolved epidemiologic issues relate to the type of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics