Table-IV: Assessments of obese and non-obese female (a) and male (b) subjects according to effect size of their risk factors as metabolic syndrome components on general and abdominal obesity
A meta-analysis including data on more than 300,000 diverse population across the world confirms that measures of abdominal obesity
, especially WHtR, provide a superior tool for discriminating obesity-related cardiometabolic risk compared with BMI.
The highest prevalence rates of DM plus abdominal obesity
, DM plus obesity, HTN plus dyslipidemia, HTN plus abdominal obesity
, DM plus low physical activity, dyslipidemia plus low physical activity, DM plus HTN plus abdominal obesity
, DM plus HTN plus dyslipidemia, DM plus low physical activity plus obesity, DM plus obesity plus dyslipidemia, and DM plus opium addiction plus low physical activity were observed after 65 years.
To identify the correlates of abdominal obesity
, both simple and multiple logistic regression models were fitted.
Generalised and abdominal obesity
were both highly prevalent in young Pakistani adults with raised levels of blood pressure, lipid profile and fasting blood sugar.
Thus, this study investigated and compared the effects of TASE and MASE on abdominal obesity
, hemodynamics, and QOL in patients with MetS.
In addition, children with obesity more frequently presented abdominal obesity
, acanthosis nigricans, insulin resistance (IR), and a history of parents or relatives with T2D and/or obesity (Table 2).
The International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk (ICCR), an academic organisation affiliated with Universit Laval in Quebec City, Canada held it's first-ever meeting in Dubai last month where scientists shared insights on abdominal obesity
, Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.
The study is the first to definitively link social relationships with lower levels of abdominal obesity
, high blood pressure and inflammation, all of which can lead to health problems such as heart disease, stroke and cancer.
Results: In our study, 783 participants (35.8%) were found to have abdominal obesity
.Overall 491 (22.5%) soldiers had metabolic syndrome out of which 438 (89%) were physically inactive.
(Increased waist circumference) is the form of obesity most strongly associated with metabolic syndrome.
[USPRwire, Mon Aug 24 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Abdominal obesity
- Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Abdominal obesity
's therapeutic pipeline.
These findings complement another new study that found that consuming more diet soda is directly linked to greater abdominal obesity
in adults age 65 and older.
"This study underscores the importance of weight training in reducing abdominal obesity
, especially among the elderly," stresses epidemiologist and senior author Frank Hu.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study showed that increasing diet soda intake is directly linked to greater abdominal obesity
in adults 65 years of age and older.