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Unformatted text preview: 20 with type 2 1 mil with type 1 41 million Americans are pre diabetes 1 and 3 US children born in 2000 will develop diabetes if we continue at the rate we are going Lecture 1-29-08 NTR 311 METABOLIC SYNDROME ( if you have 3 or more of these you are at a high risk of diabetes) A waist greater than 40 inches in men and 35 inches for women Dyslipidemia A triglyceride (blood fat) level of 150 mg/dL or higher A “good” HDL cholesterol level of less than 40 mg/dL for men and less than 50 mg/dL for women Systolic ( the top number) blood pressure of 130 mm Hg or higher and diastolic (bottom number) of 85 mm HG or higher Fasting glucose level of 100 mg/dL or higher OGTT Oral glucose tolerance test- CARBS Intro Regulation of Blood Glucose Concentrations Diabetes Type 1 Type 2 Impaired glucose tolerance Metabolic syndrome Oral glucose tolerance test Structure and Terminology...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course NTR 311 taught by Professor Lydiasteinman during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '08