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Date of publication: September 2017
Publication type: Public health guideline
In a nutshell: This guideline covers how to identify adults at high risk of type 2 diabetes.
Source: Arch Intern Med. 2010;170(17):1566-1575
Date of publication: Sept 2010
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: The Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) trial is a 4 year, multicenter randomised clinical trial examining the effects of lifestyle intervention on changes in weight, fitness, and CVD risk factors. This article reports that an intensive lifestyle intervention can produce sustained weight loss and improvements in fitness, glycemic control, and CVD risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes.
Length of publication: 10 pages
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Source: Archives of Internal Medicine
Year of publication: 2009
Publication type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: Overweight adults diagnosed as having type 2 diabetes experienced significant improvement in HRQOL by enrolling in a weight management program that yielded significant weight loss, improved physical fitness, and reduced physical symptoms.
Length of Publication: 8 pages
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