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  1. Abdominal Obesity and the Endocannabinoid System

    From Basic Aspects to Clinical Management of Related Cardiometabolic Risk

    Edited by Jean-Pierre Despres, Vincenzo Di Marzo

    This internationally renowned author team provides a unique and thorough analysis and distillation of the endocannabinoid system and its relationship to abdominal obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) plays an important role in cardiometabolic risk, as well...

    Published November 23rd 2008 by CRC Press

  2. Adrenal Toxicology

    Edited by Philip W. Harvey, David J. Everett, Christopher J. Springall

    Series: Target Organ Toxicology Series

    Despite being regarded as the most common toxicological target in the endocrine system, the adrenal gland has often been neglected in regulatory testing. Adrenal Toxicology addresses the increased interest in adrenocortical toxicology and the need for a resource that makes techniques available to...

    Published October 21st 2008 by CRC Press

  3. Diabetes

    Translating Research into Practice

    Edited by Carla J. Greenbaum, Leonard C. Harrison

    Series: Translational Medicine

    Diabetes has garnered worldwide attention and research funding as clinicians and researchers seek to better understand its pathogenesis, prevention, complications management, and impact and relationship to other diseases (heart disease, kidney disease, infections, and inflammation). Clinicians are...

    Published August 17th 2008 by CRC Press

  4. Insulin Resistance Syndrome and Neuropsychiatric Disease

    Edited by Natalie L. Rasgon

    Series: Medical Psychiatry Series

    This is the first book of its kind to tie the metabolic syndrome with psychiatric disorders and raise the possibility that common antipsychotic treatments may have this type of adverse effect on patients. Presenting a complete overview and the relationship between insulin resistance syndrome and...

    Published April 8th 2008 by CRC Press

  5. Textbook of Diabetes and Pregnancy, Second Edition

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

    Series: Series in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    Babies of women with diabetes are nearly five times more likely to be stillborn; are almost three times more likely to die in the first three months; and twice as many are born with major congenital malformations. The incidence is high—somewhere between 3 and 7 per cent of all pregnant women in the...

    Published March 3rd 2008 by CRC Press

  6. Appetite and Food Intake

    Behavioral and Physiological Considerations

    Edited by Ruth B.S. Harris, Richard D. Mattes

    A complex interplay of social, economic, psychological, nutritional and physiological forces influence ingestive behavior and demand an integrated research approach to advance understanding of healthful food choices and those that contribute to health disorders  including obesity-related chronic...

    Published February 20th 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Epidemiology of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes

    Edited by Dana Dabelea, Georgeanna J. Klingensmith

    As the incidence of childhood obesity continues to dramatically increase, the emergence of type 2 and the increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes in young people demonstrate that childhood diabetes, like adult onset diabetes, is a complex and heterogeneous condition presenting new obstacles to the...

    Published February 7th 2008 by CRC Press

  8. An Atlas of Osteoporosis, Third Edition

    By John C. Stevenson, Michael S. Marsh

    The Third edition of this successful Atlas of Osteoporosis is designed to provide a wide range of physicians with a pictorial guide to this important disease. The illustrations are an excellent teaching resource and the text provides a concise overview to osteoporosis. For the first time, text and...

    Published December 9th 2007 by CRC Press

  9. Type 1 Diabetes in Adults

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Serge Jabbour, Elizabeth A. Stephens

    Recent research in diabetes has proven Type 1 diabetes is no longer only a juvenile disease. It has been projected adult Type 1 diabetes will increase 40% from 1997-2010, and as our understanding of the pathogenesis of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes grows - it is apparent that some cases previously...

    Published November 15th 2007 by CRC Press

  10. Type 2 Diabetes

    Principles and Practice, Second Edition

    Edited by Barry J. Goldstein, Dirk Mueller-Wieland

    The incidence and prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus have increased dramatically in modernized and developing nations over the past few decades. Thoroughly revised and expanded, this Second Edition responds to the epidemic and supplies a current overview and guide to the management of diabetes...

    Published November 13th 2007 by CRC Press