• In this issue of Circulation , Zhao et al 2 report a U-shaped association between weight status and mortality among adults with diabetes mellitus, whereby the lowest mortality rates are observed among adults who are overweight or obese. (ahajournals.org)
  • The two major forms of diabetes are type 1 (previously called insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) or juvenile-onset diabetes) and type 2 (previously called non insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) or maturity-onset diabetes). (medindia.net)
  • Elderly persons who have non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) and other symptomatic medical conditions may also have a higher risk of developing psychological problems. (cdc.gov)
  • Thus, GDM provides a unique opportunity to study the early pathogenesis of diabetes and to develop interventions to prevent the disease. (nih.gov)
  • Thus, all chapters have been significantly revised and updated with current evidence and best practices, and four brand new chapters are included, discussing the potential role of vitamin D in the pathogenesis of diabetes, peculiarities of diabetes in the elderly, oral manifestations of diabetes, and the current state of bariatric surgery. (springer.com)
  • Dulaglutide is not recommended for use as first-line pharmacologic treatment for type 2 diabetes, and it is contraindicated in patients with personal or family history of medullary thyroid carcinoma or in those with multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type 2. (medscape.com)
  • Introduction "Diabetes mellitus, by far the most common of all endocrine disorders, is one of the foremost public health concerns confronting the world today. (bartleby.com)
  • Diabetes mellitus is a widely-used term for a complicated, chronic and incurable disorder of the endocrine system that involves abnormal glucose metabolism. (petwave.com)
  • 1992)‎. Diabetes mellitus in Egypt / Morsi Arab. (who.int)