hrp0086p1-p213 | Diabetes P1 | ESPE2016

The Impact of Diet on Insulin Dynamics over a 2-Year Period in Children with a Family History of Obesity

Leclerc Lucas , Gray-Donald Katherine , Benedetti Andrea , Radji Sanyath , Henderson Melanie

Background: Despite extensive evidence in adults that lifestyle modification, including a healthy diet, may prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes, studies examining the impact of chronic dietary exposures on insulin dynamics in at-risk children are lacking.Objective and hypotheses: To assess how dietary intake predicts insulin sensitivity and secretion over a 2-year period in children with a family history of obesity.Method: Data st...

hrp0084p3-841 | Fat | ESPE2015

Turn off and Turn in: The Influence of Television Viewing and Sleep on Lipid Profiles in Children

Manousaki Despoina , Radji Sanyath , Barnett Tracie , Mathieu Marie-Eve , Gray-Donald Katherine , Henderson Melanie

Background: Physical activity is beneficial to lipid profiles, however the association between sedentary behaviours and paediatric dyslipidaemia remains controversial. Understanding these associations is critical given that youth are increasingly engaging in sedentary pursuits, and are sleeping, on average, 1 h less than children were 20 years ago.Objective and hypotheses: To investigate whether various forms of sedentary behavior/sleep predict lipid pro...