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Obesity, Mauritius

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Obesity, Mauritius @beautymauritius_com: Fat/overweight/obese. Slimming, weight/fat loss/management/reduction diet/program/medication clinic, Mauritius. Definitions, references, and latest news.

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SHIM CLINIC
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: Obesity, Mauritius
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 3 pm, 7 pm to 11 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7 pm to 11 pm
Public Holidays: Closed
Last registration: one hour before closing time.
Walk-in clinic. Appointments not required.
Bring NRIC, Work Pass or Passport for registration.

References


Latest News

Obese children six times more likely to have high blood pressure, study finds
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:35:59 +0100 | Telegraph Health
The high blood pressure risk in obese children and teenagers is six times greater than those of a healthy weight, scientists reveal (Source: Telegraph Health)

A cross-cultural comparison of body composition, physical fitness and physical activity between regional samples of Canadian and English children and adolescents.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:20:24 +0100 | Canadian Journal of Public Health
CONCLUSION: Future cross-cultural studies of PA should include indices of growth and fitness to better understand the relationship between intricate differences in PA and health outcomes.

Body mass index among immigrant and non-immigrant youth: Evidence from the Canadian Community Health Survey.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:20:24 +0100 | Canadian Journal of Public Health
CONCLUSION: Even after adjusting for lifestyle and socio-demographic factors, immigrant youth have a lower level of overweight/obesity and a lower zBMI, compared to non-immigrant youth. Further, for immigrant youth zBMI increases with time spent in Canada, which highlights an opportunity for primary preventative strategies for obesity aimed at newcomers to Canada.

Food insecurity and nutritional biomarkers in relation to stature in Inuit children from Nunavik.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:20:24 +0100 | Canadian Journal of Public Health
CONCLUSION: In this population, food-insecure children have greater burdens of nutritional deficiencies and slower linear growth. Considering the high prevalence of food insecurity among Inuit children in Nunavik, nutritional deficiencies and adverse effects on development should be carefully monitored.

Association between neighbourhood fast-food and full-service restaurant density and body mass index: A cross-sectional study of Canadian adults.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:20:24 +0100 | Canadian Journal of Public Health
CONCLUSIONS: This research was the first to investigate the influence of fast-food and full-service restaurant density on BMI using individual-level data from a nationally representative Canadian survey. The finding of a positive association between fast-food restaurant density and BMI suggests that interventions aiming to restrict the availability of fast-food restaurants in local neighbourhoods may be a useful obesity prevention strategy.

Gastrointestinal symptoms and eating behavior among morbidly obese patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:10:04 +0100 | Medicina (Kaunas)
CONCLUSIONS: In morbidly obese patients endoscopic findings correlate well with gastrointestinal complain. RYGB significantly improves gastrointestinal complains and eating behavior one year postoperatively.

VIDEO: Urgent calls to tackle childhood obesity
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:49:35 +0100 | BBC News | Health | UK Edition
Children condemned to 'lifetime of ill-health', warn doctors leaders, as calls are made for a government taskforce. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)

Obese youths have a nearly 6 fold risk of hypertension
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0100 | EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health
(European Society of Cardiology) Obese youths have a nearly six fold risk of hypertension, according to research in more than 22,000 young people from the PEP Family Heart Study presented at ESC Congress today by Professor Peter Schwandt from Germany. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)

'Urgent' call for obesity taskforce
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:14:46 +0100 | BBC News | Health | UK Edition
Doctors' leaders are calling for an emergency taskforce to be set up to tackle childhood obesity in England. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)

High-fat-diet-mediated dysbiosis promotes intestinal carcinogenesis independently of obesity
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Nature AOP
Nature advance online publication 31 August 2014. doi:10.1038/nature13398