International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Nutrition Science | India | Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023

Managing Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes through Lifestyle Modification: A Case Report

Purabi Dutta

Abstract: This article delves into the critical relationship between obesity and type 2 diabetes, characterized by excessive body fat and metabolic dysfunction. The most prevalent comorbidity associated with obesity, type 2 diabetes, often arises from factors like insulin resistance or hyperinsulinemia. This study underscores the paramount importance of a comprehensive assessment and strategic lifestyle modifications in effectively addressing not only weight management but also the intricate web of metabolic disorders, including type 2 diabetes. It represents a compelling case report involving a 47 - year - old male with a BMI of 35.7kg/m2 and an HbA1c level of 8.7%. through diligent adherence to the prescribed lifestyle modifications alongside oral hypoglycemic drugs, the patient?s remarkable progress in the weight reduction and improved HbA1c levels is showcased, highlighting the transformative potential of tailored interventions in fostering, enduring health and wellbeing.

Keywords: Insulin resistance, insulin deficiency, hyperinsulinemia, Leprechaunism, lipodystrophy, ovarian hyperthecosis

Edition: Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023,

Pages: 1369 - 1371

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