Kahlil Williams

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OBJECTIVE This study sought to examine the effects of a 3-month programme of dietary advice to restrict carbohydrate intake compared with reduced-portion, low-fat advice in obese subjects with poorly controlled Type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS One hundred and two patients with Type 2 diabetes were recruited across three centres and randomly(More)
Incident vertebral fractures and lumbar spine bone mineral density (BMD) were assessed in the 12 months following glucocorticoid initiation in 65 children with nephrotic syndrome. The incidence of vertebral fractures was low at 12 months (6 %) and most patients demonstrated recovery in BMD Z-scores by this time point. Vertebral fracture (VF) incidence(More)
BACKGROUND Alström syndrome is an autosomal recessive condition characterized by obesity, insulin resistance and hypertriglyceridaemia. Responses to fat and carbohydrate ingestion are important in planning dietetic advice and may help to explain the mechanism of metabolic disorder in the syndrome. METHODS After a 12-h fast, five Alström subjects received(More)
AIM To assess the prospective association between objectively measured physical activity and kidney function over 4 years in people with Type 2 diabetes. METHODS Individuals (120 women and 206 men) participating in the ADDITION-Plus trial underwent assessment of sedentary time (SED-time), time spent in moderate-to-vigorous-intensity physical activity(More)
Alström syndrome (OMIM 203800) is an autosomal recessive condition caused by pathological mutations in the ALMS1 gene of worldwide distribution prevalence. 200 subjects and longitudinal in depth studies of the UK cohort of 100 subjects have highlighted the extreme variation not only in the rate of visual and hearing loss but also in extent and progression(More)
This essay examines one dimension of a quite broad-ranging topic: how modern American law is explicitly and implicitly constructing the racial identities of contemporary American citizens. I focus on two contrasting conceptions of "white" and "black" racial identity visible in decisions of the United States Supreme Court during the post-Jim Crow era.' I(More)
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