Diabetes and Exercise

  • Aristidis Veves
  • Kerry J. Stewart
  • Jane E. B. Reusch
  • Judith G. Regensteinerr

Part of the Contemporary Diabetes book series (CDI)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Epidemiology and Prevention

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jonathan E. Shaw, Richard W. Simpson
      Pages 55-62
    3. Aoife M. Brennan, Laura Sweeney, Christos S. Mantzoros
      Pages 69-81
  3. Physiological Effects of Exercise in Type 2 Diabetes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Irene Schauer, Tim Bauer, Peter Watson, Judith Regensteiner, Jane E.B. Reusch
      Pages 85-107
    3. John Doupis, Jordan C. Schramm, Aristidis Veves
      Pages 131-147
    4. Amy G. Huebschmann, Judith G. Regensteiner
      Pages 163-183
  4. Management and Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Dalynn T. Badenhop
      Pages 187-202
    3. Norica Tomuta, Nichola Davis, Carmen Isasi, Vlad Tomuta, Judith Wylie-Rosett
      Pages 231-261
    4. Barry A. Franklin, Wendy M. Miller, Katherine Nori, Peter A. McCullough
      Pages 263-277
  5. Special Considerations for Exercise in Persons with Diabetes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Susan Herzlinger Botein, Aristidis Veves, Edward Horton
      Pages 281-290
    3. David Maahs, Craig E. Taplin, Rosanna Fiallo-Scharer
      Pages 291-299
    4. Kristen Nadeau, Jane E.B. Reusch, Judith Regensteiner
      Pages 301-310
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 311-317

About this book


Diabetes is a major public health problem in the United States. This collection, Diabetes and Exercise, discusses the extent of the problem of diabetes and sedentary lifestyle and presents a compelling rationale for the importance of increased physical activity and exercise in persons with diabetes. The concept of exercise as medicine has a strong but underappreciated scientific basis for the prevention and treatment of diabetes. Diabetes and Exercise, compiled by a team of experts in the field, focuses on both the physiological and practical aspects of the beneficial effects of exercise. This thorough collaboration provides the why's and how's to implementing the physical activity and exercise changes so important in diabetes prevention and disease management.


Diabetes Diabetes mellitus Dyslipidemia Exercise Exercise Physiology Hypertension Insulin Insulin Resistance Lipotoxicity Metabolic Syndrome Nutrition Obesity Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes

Editors and affiliations

  • Aristidis Veves
  • Kerry J. Stewart
  • Jane E. B. Reusch
  • Judith G. Regensteinerr

There are no affiliations available

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2009
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-926-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-260-1
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