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  • Childhood Obesity

    Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches

    Edited by Michael I. Goran

    Childhood obesity is an enormous problem throughout the world and has huge impacts on public health. This book reviews multiple causes and consequences of obesity in children as well as various strategies that have been examined for treatment and prevention. The book includes exhaustive treatment…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    CRC Press

  • Mitochondrial Dynamics

    Shaping Life and Death of the Cell

    Edited by Quan Chen

    Mitochondria are among the most important of eukaryotic cell organelles, often referred to as the "powerhouse" of the cell, because of the role they play in providing energy for cellular function. This book synthesizes what is known mitochondrial dynamics, including the fusion and fission of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    CRC Press
    Oxidative Stress and Disease

  • The Glycemic Index

    Applications in Practice

    Edited by Elena Philippou

    In 1981, David Jenkins, Thomas Wolever, and colleagues introduced the concept of the glycemic index (GI) to differentiate carbohydrates based on the rate of blood glucose rise following their consumption. Although GI was first used in diet therapy for diabetes, research evidence has accumulated…

    Hardback – 2016-09-20 
    CRC Press

  • Anti-Diabetes Mellitus Plants

    Active Principles, Mechanisms of Action and Sustainable Utilization

    By Appian Subramoniam

    The incidence and severity of diabetes mellitus is increasing worldwide, presenting a significant burden to society both in economic terms and overall well-being. There is a growing demand for novel safe and effective medicines due to the limited efficacy and undesirable side effects of current…

    Hardback – 2016-08-12 
    CRC Press

  • Textbook of Diabetes and Pregnancy, Third Edition

    Edited by Moshe Hod, Lois G. Jovanovic, Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Alberto De Leiva, Oded Langer

    Babies of women with diabetes are nearly five times more likely to be stillborn and almost three times more likely to die in the first three months. The incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus in the U.S. is high—between 3 and 7 percent—and rising. The condition is often complicated by other…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-06-06
    CRC Press
    Series in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

  • Plants with Anti-Diabetes Mellitus Properties

    By Appian Subramoniam

    The incidence and severity of diabetes mellitus is increasing worldwide, presenting a significant burden to society both in economic terms and overall well-being. Fortunately, time-tested anti-diabetes mellitus plant foods exist that are safe and could be effective in addressing this condition when…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Obesity

    Evaluation and Treatment Essentials, Second Edition

    Edited by G. Michael Steelman, Eric C. Westman

    Obesity is considered a complex and multifactorial disease. Its treatment, therefore, must also be multimodal and tailored to meet the needs of each patient. Obesity: Evaluation and Treatment Essentials presents a wide spectrum of practical treatment protocols for obesity including exercise,…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Mitochondria in Liver Disease

    Edited by Derick Han, Neil Kaplowitz

    "…excellent, well-organized, and timely."—Lester Packer and Enrique Cardenas, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, from the Series Preface The liver is a vital organ that is responsible for a wide range of functions, most of which are essential for survival. The multitude of functions…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04
    CRC Press
    Oxidative Stress and Disease

  • Nutritional Intervention in Metabolic Syndrome

    Edited by Isaias Dichi, Andrea Name Colado Simao

    The prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) is rising in developing countries and developed countries at such high rates that it is now considered a worldwide public health problem of pandemic proportions. Yet its spread can usually be mitigated by diet and lifestyle behavior. Nutritional…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25
    CRC Press

  • Mammalian Endocrinology and Male Reproductive Biology

    Edited by Shio Kumar Singh

    Mammalian Endocrinology and Male Reproductive Biology provides comprehensive and current coverage of the area of endocrinology and male reproductive biology, covering not just humans, but mammals in general. Written by international experts in their respective fields, this multi-author book also…

    Hardback – 2015-09-04
    CRC Press

  • Cyclic Nucleotide Signaling

    Edited by Xiaodong Cheng

    Showcasing the recent progresses of the field, Cyclic Nucleotide Signaling covers the major tools and methodologies used in various areas of research. The majority of the chapters are protocol oriented, with the goal of providing clear directions for laboratory use. Students and investigators new…

    Hardback – 2015-05-12
    CRC Press
    Methods in Signal Transduction Series

  • Diabetes

    A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers

    By Shamim I. Ahmad

    Diabetes: A Comprehensive Treatise for Patients and Care Givers is written with the intention of keeping readers abreast of the latest advancements, understanding, emerging trends, and technology in the field of diabetes. Several tables help to facilitate understanding of the concepts presented.…

    Paperback – 2015-03-17
    CRC Press

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