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  • estimates
  • previous 2013 estimates from the International Diabetes Federation put the number at 381 million people having diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The WHO estimates that diabetes resulted in 1.5 million deaths in 2012, making it the 8th leading cause of death. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Public Health Agency of Canada estimates that if current trends in diabetes continue, the number of Canadians living with diabetes will reach 3.7 million by 2019. (wikipedia.org)
  • morbidity and morta
  • Over the previous 30 years, the status of diabetes has changed from being considered as a mellow issue of the elderly to one of the significant reasons for morbidity and mortality influencing the young and moderately aged individuals. (springer.com)
  • The prevalence of diabetes, other cardiovascular risk factors, and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality varies between immigrant groups in Western societies, but epidemiological data on these topics are scarce for Turks and Moroccan immigrant living in North West Europe. (eur.nl)
  • Medline and Embase were systematically searched for studies containing data on the prevalence of diabetes, cardiovascular risk factors, and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in Turkish or Moroccan immigrants living in Northwestern European countries. (eur.nl)
  • Background Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients with co-morbid depression often experience increased morbidity and mortality. (sljol.info)
  • High
  • High prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance in India: National Urban Diabetes Survey. (springer.com)
  • Type 2 diabetes occurred more often in persons who were older, were nonwhite, had a high body mass index, and had low socioeconomic status. (annals.org)
  • Studies in other South Asian countries have shown a high prevalence of depression in patients with newly diagnosed DM. (sljol.info)
  • In one study, those who had high levels of physical activity, a healthy diet, did not smoke, and consumed alcohol in moderation had an 82% lower rate of diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The visceral fat is located in the abdomen in the waist region, large waist circumference and high waist-to-hip ratio are therefore often used as indications of an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • However another 2.2 million deaths worldwide were attributable to high blood glucose and the increased risks of associated complications (e.g. heart disease, stroke, kidney failure), which often result in premature death and are often listed as the underlying cause on death certificates rather than diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • About 3.8 million people in the United Kingdom have diabetes mellitus, but the charity Diabetes U.K. have made predictions that could become high as 6.2 million by 2035/2036. (wikipedia.org)
  • Native American men have a high prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impaired fasting glycaemia or impaired fasting glucose (IFG) refers to a condition in which the fasting blood glucose or the 3-month average blood glucose (A1C) is elevated above what is considered normal levels but is not high enough to be classified as diabetes mellitus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impaired fasting glucose is defined as a fasting glucose that is higher than the upper limit of normal, but not high enough to be classified as diabetes mellitus. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
  • Importantly, she had been monitored closely by physicians at the National Institutes of Health as a participant in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) diabetes prevention study. (wikipedia.org)
  • Correlation
  • 1,2 There are numerous guidelines and treatment protocols for treating each condition, and while some believe there is a correlation between the two, no definitive proof has been found. (inpharmd.com)
  • This strong correlation with diabetes type 2 makes the G6Pase complex, and G6PT1 in particular, an appealing drug target for control of blood glucose levels as its inhibition would directly prevent the release of free glucose into the bloodstream. (wikipedia.org)
  • stroke
  • It has been estimated that if the primary risk factors were eliminated, 80% of the cases of heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes and 40% of cancers could be prevented. (wikipedia.org)
  • Association
  • The presence of diabetes was ascertained by using American Diabetes Association guidelines based on fasting plasma glucose measurement and medication history. (annals.org)
  • There were no significant association between the prevalence of depression and other socio demographic variables such as age, marital status, education, employment, income, ethnicity or religion. (sljol.info)
  • World Health Organization (WHO) criteria for impaired fasting glucose differs from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) criteria, because the normal range of glucose is defined differently by each. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Common signs and symptoms of PCOS include the following: Menstrual disorders: PCOS mostly produces oligomenorrhea (fewer than nine menstrual periods in a year) or amenorrhea (no menstrual periods for three or more consecutive months), but other types of menstrual disorders may also occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • It now is known that the health complications associated with type 2 diabetes often occur before the medical diagnosis of diabetes is made. (wikipedia.org)