type II diabetes

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n type II diabetes mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin
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Usage


In news:

I realized that some of my basic research on the role of lipids in inflammation may be especially relevant for obesity and type II diabetes.
In July, 2011, a 58-year-old man with type II diabetes and hypertension resistant to treatment was referred to our hospital for renal denervation.
Coffee May Help Against Type II Diabetes .
Almost three-fourths of all adults with type II diabetes suffer from hypertension, which not only increases the risk of heart disease and stroke, but may cause damage to the eyes, kidneys and nervous system.
Fighting Type II Diabetes the Herbal Way.
As a Type II diabetic who had lost his job, a lack of health care put his life at risk.
Is there a connection between the whiskey that Americans drank in the early nineteenth century and the current rise of Type II diabetes.
Coffee may prevent type II diabetes and Parkinson's disease, evidence shows.
At 9 years old, Breanna Bond weighed 186 pounds, a number that had her doctor and her family alike worried for her health in an age of childhood obesity and rampant Type II diabetes that affects an estimated 12.5 million US children.
Avandia, one of the most commonly used drugs for Type II Diabetes, goes on trial again today.
Whether you're looking to get fit or if you are managing Type II diabetes, food choices are a critical part of maintaining good health.
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