Friday, March 12, 2010

Consumption "Softdrink" trigger diabetes

Consumption "Softdrink" trigger diabetes
Diabetes mellitus or diabetes has become a global health problem. If not treated, complications of diabetes will lead to a variety of other diseases, such as heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, to impotence.
Christian Dr. Bibbins-Domingo, researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, United States, recently published his research results on the incidence of heart disease with softdrink consumption.
He said the increasing consumption of soft drinks generally contain high sugar affects 130,000 new cases of diabetes, 14,000 new cases of heart disease, and 50,000 people with heart problems in the last decade.

"From the results of this study can be concluded, all policies that could reduce the softdrink consumption may be positive impact on public health," said Dr. Bibbins-Domingo Christian.

By using computer simulation, heart disease associated with a variety of factors, such as obesity and consumption of food containing salt. "So far, we underestimated the incidence of heart disease softdrink because it is more popular drinks on teenagers. The focus of research this disease more adults over the age of 35 years," said Domingo.
He added, the link between the incidence of cardiovascular disease and diabetes is very real. However, the increasing obesity factors may also be influential.
"Various studies show the impact of consumption of sugary drinks. For decades an increase in consumption of sweet drinks," he said.

The experts warn, to prevent diabetes, we must reduce the intake of beverages with added sugar. If diabetes is diagnosed with blood sugar, weight, blood pressure and blood fat levels must be controlled. If a sport is not controlled, should be done with drugs.