General
publicado em 13/11/2012 às 12h50:00
   Dê o seu voto:

Every hour, two people are hospitalized victims of diabetes complications

 
font size
A-
A+

Some pieces of information on this page may have been automatically translated. Makernews is not responsible for the irregularities resulting from these translations. When in doubt,      consult the original text.



Balance of the State Department of Health points out that every hour, two people are hospitalized in the state of São Paulo victims of diabetes complications.

Only in 2011 was 23,117 hospitalizations, which represents an average of 64 days. This year, between January and March, 5288 diabetics needed hospitalization at National Health System (SUS) in the state of São Paulo, which is equivalent to 58 admissions per day.

The prevention and control are essential to avoid complications caused by the disease. While age, family history and stress are risk factors for developing the disease, obesity, poor eating habits, sedentary lifestyle and smoking are also determinants.

According to nutritionist Lara Natacci, the program "My Plate Healthy" initiative of the Hospital of the Medical School of USP and Incor, despite diabetes type 2 (which does not require daily use of insulin) originally be more common in individuals with advanced age, today observed the disorder in younger people too.

"This is due, in large part, to weight gain and body fat accumulation, compounded by a sedentary lifestyle," he says.

According to Lara, the supply has significant weight to control diabetes and prevent complications in the nervous system, the cardiovascular system, vision, kidney function, feet and even teeth.

Simple measures, such as performing five to six healthy meals per day, ensure the proper functioning of metabolism, proper digestion, absorption of nutrients properly and avoid oscillations in blood glucose caused by prolonged fasting.

The program aims to educate My Plate Healthy and redirect the power of children, youth, adults, and seniors throughout Brazil.

The idea of ​​the project is to change, without many constraints, the dietary habits of the population, through guidance on how to eat healthy at every meal of the day, and thus maintain a healthy weight or even reduce it, avoiding thus, diseases related to poor diet, such as diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

Source: Isaude.net
   Palavras-chave:   Diabetes    My Healthy Plate    Faculty of Medicine    INCOR    Heart Institute    USP    Universidade de São Paulo   
  • Share this pageShare this page
  • Share this pageCorrect
  • ShareShare
  • AlertAlert
Reduced link: 
  • You are recommending this story: Every hour, two people are hospitalized victims of diabetes complications
  • Fill in the following form to send your recommendation to your friend:

  • You are suggesting a correction for this story: Every hour, two people are hospitalized victims of diabetes complications


Receba notícias do iSaúde no seu e-mail de acordo com os assuntos de seu interesse.
Seu nome:
Seu email:
Desejo receber um alerta com estes assuntos:
Diabetes    My Healthy Plate    Faculty of Medicine    INCOR    Heart Institute    USP    Universidade de São Paulo   
Comments:
Comment
Leave your comment
Close
(Required fields are marked with an *)

(Your email address will never be published or shared.)

Enter the letters and numbers below and click in the button "send"

  • Twitter iSaúde
advertising
Informe Saúde printed version

Recommend the portal
Close [X]
  • You are recommending this story: http://www.isaude.net
  • Fill in the following form to send your recommendation to your friend:

RSS news from the portal  iSaúde.net
Get the newsletter of the portal  iSaúde.net
Recommend the portal iSaúde.net
News from  iSaúde.net in your blog or website.
Get news on the subject of your interest.
© 2000-2011 www.isaude.net Todos os direitos reservados.