Tag: obesity

Hunger: Knowing When to Eat

Hey it’s Professor Dave, what’s for lunch? Our bodies are finely tuned machines, and they need fuel. We’ve learned about how the body takes in oxygen as part of the respiratory system to allow for cellular respiration. We’ve also learned about how the body takes in food as part of the digestive system to keep…

By Jose Scott December 5, 2019 21

Diabetes Fact 3/100 – Diabesity | DiabeticManual

Hi, Dr. Huntington here with Diabetes Fact video number 3 of 100. In this video, I’m going to share with you a startling fact that not enough people are talking about. The term “diabesity” is generally used to describe the continuum of health problems, from mild insulin resistance and being overweight, to obesity and diabetes.…

By Jose Scott December 3, 2019 0

Apa itu Sindrom Metabolik?

Do you or your friend have a waistline that’s larger than normal? If they also have cholesterol, hypertension and diabetes, chances are they are suffering from a metabolic syndrome. But.. what exactly is a metabolic syndrome? Metabolic syndrome are various risk factors that consists of hypertension, glucose tolerance disorders that causes high blood sugar level…

By Jose Scott November 29, 2019 75

The Charles Perkins Centre: easing the burden of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease

My name is Professor Stephen Simpson and I lead the Charles Perkins Centre. A multidisciplinary research and education initiative based here at the University of Sydney in Australia. In this visionary initiative, we’ve brought together more than a thousand researchers, educators and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines together with a single aim: to…

By Jose Scott November 25, 2019 0