Endocrinology Products

  • Healthy Eating As Lifestyle (HEAL)

    Integrative Prevention for Non-Communicable Diseases

    Edited by Shirin Anil

    Noncommunicable diseases are chronic diseases of long duration and generally slow progression including cardiovascular diseases, cancers, chronic respiratory diseases, and diabetes. Morbidity and mortality due to non-communicable disease has risen tremendously in both developed and developing…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    CRC Press

  • Childhood Obesity

    Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches

    Edited by Michael I. Goran

    Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions in the United States and continues to increase in prevalence in almost all countries in which it has been studied, including developed and developing countries around the globe. The causes of obesity are complex and multi-factorial. Childhood…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20 
    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

  • Obesity

    Prevention and Treatment

    Edited by James M. Rippe, Theodore J. Angelopoulos

    The prevalence of obesity in the United States and the rest of the industrialized world has skyrocketed in the past 20 years. Linked to heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, and metabolic syndrome, it is also the leading cause of osteoarthritis and the second leading cause of cancer. With…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Chronic Inflammation

    Molecular Pathophysiology, Nutritional and Therapeutic Interventions

    Edited by Sashwati Roy, Debasis Bagchi, Siba P. Raychaudhuri

    Although acute inflammation is a healthy physiological response indicative of wound healing, chronic inflammation has been directly implicated in a wide range of degenerative human health disorders encompassing almost all present day non-communicable diseases including autoimmune diseases, obesity,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • The Physiological Basis of Metabolic Bone Disease

    Edited by Borje Edgar Christopher Nordin, Howard Arthur Morris, Paul Anderson

    Research into metabolic bone disease has made remarkable progress over the last 20 years, with the identification of numerous new molecules and pathways regulating bone cells as well as their plasma milieu. Their activities are largely regulated by the physiological status of the body incorporating…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Metabolic Medicine and Surgery

    Edited by Michael M. Rothkopf, Michael J. Nusbaum, Lisa P. Haverstick, RDN, CNSC

    The first comprehensive overview of an emerging field, Metabolic Medicine and Surgery introduces a new paradigm in patient management that crosses existing subspecialty boundaries. This approach is necessitated by the challenges of treating patients with obesity, metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2016-08-25
    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 – 2016-08-24
    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

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