Metabolic Syndrome. Jacque De Fouw RN, MSN Health Educator. April March February January. What month is it?. Data from Student Health Fairs. Yes No. Do you have a healthy BMI? (18 – 24.9). METABOLIC SYNDROME CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE DIABETES. COMPLICATIONS OF OBESITY.
Jacque De Fouw RN, MSN
DIABETESCOMPLICATIONS OF OBESITY
TEACH good choices!Only YOU can take care of yourself!
Lack of insulin make
Build up of glucose in the blood (hyperglycemia)
Symptoms of Diabetes MellitusWhat happens without insulin?
- Cells are starved for energy
- Insulin can not trigger the storage of fat
- Autoimmune history
- Older age
- Family history
- Physical Inactivity
- Race and Ethnicity
- Studies find a relationship between
weight/activity level and Type II
- For past 10 years - increase in Type II
diabetes in children
- African Americans
- Hispanic/Latino Americans
- American Indians
- Asian Americans
- Pacific Islanders
- Healthy diet
- Moderately intense exercise
(walking briskly 2 1/2 hours each week)
15 MINUTES 10 TIMES A WEEK
30 MINUTES 5 TIMES A WEEK!
- Glucose monitoring often
- Oral medicine / Insulin injections
- Exercise / Weight management
- Follow up with doctor
- Educate yourself!
FEEL II…GRRREAT !!Keep track of your progress!Record your little and BIGsuccesses!
Student Health Services II…would like to help you regain a healthy body and body image.We would also like to help you develop good, solid,lifelong health habits.