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  1. The diabetes epidemic in full flight: forecasting the future

    Were there warnings that diabetes would become the epidemic of the 21st century? In the early 1970s, Peter Bennett and co-workers reported on the extraordinarily high prevalence of Type 2 diabetes in Pima Native Americans. In 1975, we reported the high rat ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:23 - - Jonathan Shaw Paul Zimmet Sicree Richard Murray Shirley

  2. How many millions have diabetes?

    authors of this article explore the differences in approach and methodology that are used to make these ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - Jonathan Shaw Rhys Williams Wild Sarah

  3. A new IDF worldwide definition of the metabolic syndrome: the rationale and the results

    without the syndrome. The authors explain the reasoning behind the new IDF definition of the metabolic ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:24 - - George Alberti Jonathan Shaw Paul Zimmet

  4. Diabetes, the metabolic syndrome and the epidemic of cardiovascular disease

    Over the last 30 to 40 years, the death rate from cardiovascular disease has been gradually falling in many countries in the developed world. Improved detection and treatment of high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels, falling rates of smoking, and ...

    admin - 05/20/2008 - 11:25 - - Jonathan Shaw

  5. Obstructive sleep apnoea and type 2 diabetes- the IDF consensus

    Recent years have seen an expansion in the number of conditions that are recognized as having a link with diabetes. In people with sleep apnoea breathing stops briefly but repeatedly during sleep. It is commonly associated with obesity, and therefore frequ ...

    admin - 12/12/2008 - 11:48 - - Jonathan Shaw

  6. Understanding the complex nature of diabetes


    aabolina - 06/12/2013 - 12:04 - Volume 58 | Issue 2 - Jonathan Shaw