Complications and Glycaemic Control of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus amongst Children Aged 5 to 19 Years Attending Diabetic Clinic at Kamuzu Central Hospital In Malawi
Amos Msekandiana, Gladys Chigayo, Sandeni Chiume, Alfred Jaulani, Levina Msuya, Jedeni Bendabenda, Amos Nyaka, Dan Namalika, Geoffrey Manda, Lucy Mungai, Thomas Ngwiri, Charles Mwansambo, Joanna Walker and Anjumanara Omar
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: February 22, 2020
According to WHO report published on their website on 1st June 2018, non-communicable diseases have become an issue of global concern with about 41 million deaths per year and 1.6 million deaths occurring as a results of Diabetes alone. In addition, over 85% of the deaths occur in the low and middle income countries. Thus the aim is to reduce premature deaths from NCDs globally by one third by 2030...
Effect of CoQ10 Supplementation on Oxidative Stress and Muscle Bioenergetics in Type II Diabetes: A Pilot Study
Joohee Sanders, PhD, Sinclair Smith, PhD and Carsten Sanders, PhD
Article Type: Original Article | First Published: January 30, 2020
To compare oxidative stress, mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation capacity, microvascular function, and exercise performance of type II diabetics (T2D) to that of control subjects and to determine whether Co-enzyme Q10 (CoQ10) supplementation has any effects on these measures. Noted reduction in MDA seen in healthy, older individuals suggests a positive antioxidant effect of CoQ10 supplementation. However, when PAD is present, as can be the case of T2D, two weeks of CoQ10 supplementation at 2...