preconception ch 3 obj - 6. Describe the risks associated...

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Preconception: Problems - Objectives 1. Define: anovulation, subfertility, insulin resistance, androgen, hyperandrogenism, hyperinsulinemia polycystic ovary syndrome, phenylketonuria, Celiac disease. 2. Discuss the hormonal effects of excess body fat (particularly central obesity) on fertility in males and females. Address insulin resistance, hyperinsulinemia, circulating blood androgens. 3. Explain why weight loss is recommended for infertility in obese males and females. Address hormonal / metabolic effects of weight loss in your explanation. 4. Contrast / compare Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes (incidence / cause). 5. Discuss treatment goals for Type 2 Diabetes (diet composition and supplementation / exercise / medication)
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Describe the risks associated with poor glucose control prior to pregnancy. 7. Discuss the prevalence, probable cause and pathophysiology of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. List common signs / symptoms of the syndrome. Discuss nutrition interventions for PCOS. 8. Define Anorexia nervosa and Bulimia nervosa. Describe the effect of these eating disorders on reproduction. Discuss treatment for each. 9. Define phenylketonuria, Describe the complications / risks associated with a pregnancy in which the mother has a high serum phenylalanine. Describe the treatment for phenylketonuria. 10. List symptoms and effects on fertility for women with Celiac disease. Describe treatment for celiac disease....
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2012 for the course HDF 55235 taught by Professor Kitt during the Spring '09 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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