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Anderson C, Zhao H, Daniel CR, Hromi-Fiedler A, Dong Q, Elhor Gbito KY, Wu X, Chow WH Acculturation and Diabetes Risk in the Mexican American Mano a Mano Cohort..  Am J Public Health. 2016;106(3):547-9.
Balcazar H, Perez-Lizaur AB, Izeta EE, Villanueva MA. Community Health Workers-Promotores de Salud in Mexico: History and Potential for Building Effective Community Actions. J Ambul Care Manage. 2016;39(1):12-22.
Barquera S, Campirano F, Bonvecchio A, Hernández L, Rivera J, Popkin B. Caloric beverage consumption patterns in Mexican children. Nutr J. 2010;9:47–56.
Barquera S, Campos-Nonato I, Hernádez-Barrera L, Pedroza-Tobías A, Rivera-Dommarco JA. Prevalence of obesity in Mexican adults 2000-2012. Salud Publica Mex.2013; 55(2):S151–S160.
Barquera S, Hernandez-Barrera L, Tolentino ML, Espinosa J, Ng SW, Rivera JA, Popkin BM. Energy intake from beverages is increasing among Mexican adolescents and adults. J Nutr. 2008 Dec;138(12):2454-61.
Barrio-Lopez MT, Martinez-Gonzalez MA, Fernandez-Montero A, Beunza JJ, Zazpe I, Bes-Rastrollo M. Prospective study of changes in sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and the incidence of the metabolic syndrome and its components: the SUN cohort. Br J Nutr. 2013 Nov 14;110(9):1722–31.
Bibiloni Mdel M, Salas R, Novelo HI, Villarreal JZ, Sureda A, Tur JA. Serum lipid levels and dyslipidaemia prevalence among 2-10 year-old Northern Mexican children. PLoS One. 2015;10(3):e0119877.
Compeán-Ortiz LG, Gallegos EC, Gonzalez-Gonzalez JG, Gomez-Meza MV, Therrien B, Salazar BC. Cognitive performance associated with self-care activities in Mexican adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2010;36(2):268-75.
Córdova JA, Lee GM, Hernández M, Aguilar CA, Barriguete JA, Kuri P, et al. Plan de Prevención Clínica de las Enfermedades Crónicas: sobrepeso, riesgo cardiovascular y diabetes mellitus 2007-2012 y Sistema de Indicadores de Diabetes en México. Rev Mex Cardiol. 2009; 20 (1): 42-45.
Cruz-Castruita RM, Ceballos-Gurrola O, Cruz-Castruita EL, Salazar-González BC. Validación de instrumentos para medir preferencias y demandas inmediatas que compiten con la actividad física. J Sport Health Res. 2014;6(3):227-240.
Deng C, Wang X, Liao Y. Current recommendations on managing tuberculosis patients with diabetes & its epidemiology. Microb Pathog. 2016;92:43-45.
De Bortoli J, Amir LH. Is onset of lactation delayed in women with diabetes in pregnancy? A systematic review. Diabet Med. 2016;33(1):17-24.
Díaz-Zavala RG, Castro-Cantú MF, Valencia ME, Álvarez-Hernández G, Haby MM, Esparza-Romero J. Effects of the holiday season on weight gain: a narrative review. Journal of Obesity. 2017;1-13, 2017.
Downer B, Vickers BN, Al Snih S, Raji M, Markides KS. Effects of Comorbid Depression and Diabetes Mellitus on Cognitive Decline in Older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(1):109-17.
Figueroa-Lara A, Gonzalez-Block MA, Alarcon-Irigoyen J. Medical Expenditure for Chronic Diseases in Mexico: The Case of Selected Diagnoses Treated by the Largest Care Providers. PLoS One. 2016;11(1):e0145177.
Fitzgerald N, Hromi-Fiedler A, Segura-Pérez S, Pérez-Escamilla R. Food insecurity is related to increased risk of type 2 diabetes among Latinas. Ethn Dis. 2011;21(3):328-34.
Frenk J, Gómez-Dantés O. ¿Atención a la salud o la enfermedad? Restableciendo el equilibrio. Salud Publica Mex. 2016;58(1):84-88.
Garcia L, Gold EB, Wang L, Yang X, Mao M, Schwartz AV. The relation of acculturation to overweight, obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes among U.S. Mexican- American women and men. Ethn Dis. 2012;22(1):58-64.
Goncalves-Bos AJ, Braga-Jorge L, do Nascimento-Navarro JH, Farias-Gerlack L, de Paula-Rocha J, Guimaraes-Oliveira G, et al. Comparing the Prevalence and Drug Treatment Rates of Diabetes, Hypertension and Dyslipidemia between Japan and Brazil, using 2013 National Health Surveys. J Clin Diabetes Pract. 2015;1(1):1-5 .
Gucciardi E, Vogt JA, DeMelo M, Stewart DE. Exploration of the relationship between household food insecurity and diabetes in Canada. Diabetes care. 2009;32:2218–24.
Gutiérrez-Valverde JM, Gallegos-García A, Guevara-Valtier MC, Vega-Grimaldo MA, Santos-Flores JM, Paz-Morales MA. Caracterización de las personas con pie diabético. Monterrey, Mexico. Rev Enferm Herediana. 2015;8(2):82-88.
Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Sturt J, Skinner TC, Speight J. Diabetes Distress Among Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes: a Systematic Review. Curr Diab Rep. 2016;16(1):9.
Hernández-Ávila M, Gutiérrez JP, Reynoso-Noverón N. Diabetes mellitus en México. El estado de la epidemia. Salud Pública Mex. 2013;55(2).
Holben DH, Pheley AM. Diabetes risk and obesity in food-insecure households in rural Appalachian Ohio. Prev Chronic Dis. 2006;3(3):A82.
Imamura M, Takahashi A, Yamauchi T, Hara K, Yasuda K, Grarup N, et al. Genome-wide association studies in the Japanese population identify seven novel loci for type 2 diabetes. Nat Commun. 2016;7:10531.
Koning L de, Malik VS, Rimm EB, Willett WC, Hu FB. Sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened beverage consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes in men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jun 1;93(6):1321–7.
Krag MØ, Hasselbalch L, Siersma V, Nielsen AB, Reventlow S, Malterud K, et al. The impact of gender on the long-term morbidity and mortality of patients with type 2 diabetes receiving structured personal care: a 13 year follow-up study. Diabetologia. 2016;59(2):275-85.
Kumar A, Wong R, Ottenbacher KJ, Al Snih S. Prediabetes, undiagnosed diabetes, and diabetes among Mexican adults: findings from the Mexican Health and Aging Study. Ann Epidemiol. 2016;26(3):163-70.
Lobstein T, Jackson-Leach R, Moodie ML, Hall KD, Gortmaker SL, Swinburn BA, James WP, Wang Y, McPherson K. Child and adolescent obesity: part of a bigger picture. Lancet. 2015;385(9986):2510-20.
Lugo-Palacios DG, Cairns J. The financial and health burden of diabetic ambulatory care sensitive hospitalisations in Mexico. Salud Publica Mex. 2016;58(1):33-40.
Malik VS, Popkin BM, Bray GA, Després J-P, Hu FB. Sugar-Sweetened Beverages, Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, and Cardiovascular Disease Risk. Circulation. 2010 Mar 23;121(11):1356–64.
Mendez MA, González-Horta C, Sánchez-Ramírez B, Ballinas-Casarrubias L, Cerón RH, Morales DV, et al. Chronic Exposure to Arsenic and Markers of Cardiometabolic Risk: A Cross-Sectional Study in Chihuahua, Mexico. Environ Health Perspect. 2016;124(1):104-11.
Olvera RL, Fisher-Hoch SP, Williamson DE, Vatcheva KP, McCormick JB. Depression in Mexican Americans with diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes. Psychol Med. 2016;46(3):637-46.
Perales-Torres AL1, Castillo-Ruíz O2, Castañeda Licón MT3, Alemán-Castillo SE1, Jiménez Andrade JM4. La diabetes y la alimentación determinantes en la progresión de aterosclerosis. Arch Cardiol Mex. 2016.
Salas R, Bibiloni Mdel M, Ramos E, Villarreal JZ, Pons A, Tur JA, Sureda A. Metabolic syndrome prevalence among Northern Mexican adult population. PLoS One. 2014 ;9(8):e105581.
Seligman HK, Laraia BA, Kushel MB. Food insecurity is associated with chronic disease among low-income NHANES participants. J Nutr. 2010;140(2):304-10.
Sharkey JR, Nalty C, Johnson CM, Dean WR. Children’s very low food security is associated with increased dietary intakes in energy, fat, and added sugar among Mexican- origin children (6-11 y) in Texas border Colonias. BMC pediatrics. 2012;12(16):1-12.
Stern D, Piernas C, Barquera S, Rivera JA, Popkin BM. Caloric beverages were major sources of energy among children and adults in Mexico, 1999-2012. J Nutr. 2014 Jun;144(6):949-56.
Sussman JB, Kent DM, Nelson JP, Hayward RA. Improving diabetes prevention with benefit based tailored treatment: risk based reanalysis of Diabetes Prevention Program. BMJ. 2015;350:h454.
Wang X1,2, Strizich G1, Hu Y2, Wang T1, Kaplan RC1, Qi Q1. Genetic markers of type 2 diabetes: Progress in genome-wide association studies and clinical application for risk prediction. J Diabetes. 2016;8(1):24-35.
Weeratunga P, Jayasinghe S, Perera Y, Jayasena G, Jayasinghe S. Per capita sugar consumption and prevalence of diabetes mellitus – global and regional associations. BMC Public Health. 2014;14(1):186.
Workneh MH, Bjune GA, Yimer SA. Prevalence and Associated Factors of Diabetes Mellitus among Tuberculosis Patients in South-Eastern Amhara Region, Ethiopia: A Cross Sectional Study. PLoS One. 2016;11(1):e0147621.
Wu S, Fisher-Hoch SP, Reninger B, Vatcheva K, McCormick JB. Metabolic Health Has Greater Impact on Diabetes than Simple Overweight/Obesity in Mexican Americans. J Diabetes Res. 2016;2016:4094876.
Xie JH, Liu Q, Yang Y, Liu ZL, Hu SH, Zhou XR, et al. Correlation of liver enzymes with diabetes and pre-diabetes in middle-aged rural population in China. J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci. 2016;36(1):53-8.
Zhao Y, Crimmins EM, Hu P, Shen Y, Smith JP, Strauss J, et al. Prevalence, diagnosis, and management of diabetes mellitus among older Chinese: results from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study. Int J Public Health. 2016.
Zúñiga J, Tarajia M, Herrera V, Urriola W, Gómez B, Motta J. Assessment of the Possible Association of Air Pollutants PM10, O3, NO2 With an Increase in Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Diabetes Mortality in Panama City: A 2003 to 2013 Data Analysis. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016;95(2):e2464.

Curr Med Res Opin. 2016;32(2):207-18.Díaz-Zavala RG, Esparza-Romero J, Moya-Camarena SY, Quihui L, Cisneros-Tapia R, Valencia ME. Mejora en la sensibilidad a la insulina con Programa Intensivo de Cambio en el Estilo de Vida en niños y adolescentes con obesidad en el primer nivel de atención. Arch Lat Nutr. 2012;62:258-66.

American Diabetes Association. Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes-2015. Diabetes Care 2015;38(1)
Arellano-Buendía AS, Tostado-González M, García-Arroyo FE, Cristóbal-García M, Loredo-Mendoza ML, Tapia E, et al. Anti-Inflammatory Therapy Modulates Nrf2-Keap1 in Kidney from Rats with Diabetes. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2016;2016:4693801.
Armenta-Guirado BI, Díaz-Zavala RG, Valencia-Juillerat ME, Quizán-Plata T. Manejo de obesidad en el primer nivel de atención con un programa intensivo de cambio de estilo de vida. Nutr Hosp 2015;32:1526-1534
Arrebola E, Gómez C, Fernández C, Bermejo L, Loria V. Eficacia de un programa para el tratamiento del sobrepeso y la obesidad no mórbida en atención primaria y su influencia en la modificación de estilos de vida. Nutr Hosp. 2013;28(1):137-141.
Baghaei P, Tabarsi P, Javanmard P, Farnia P, Marjani M, Moniri A. Impact of diabetes mellitus on tuberculosis drug resistance in new cases of tuberculosis. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2016;4:1-4.
Bergman M. Pathophysiology of prediabetes and treatment implications for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Endocrine. 2013;43(3):504-13.
Charokopou M, Sabater FJ, Townsend R, Roudaut M, McEwan P, Verheggen BG. Methods applied in cost-effectiveness models for treatment strategies in type 2 diabetes mellitus and their use in Health Technology Assessments: a systematic review of the literature from 2008 to 2013.
Díaz-Zavala RG, Esparza-Romero J, Moya-Camarena SY, Quihui L, Cisneros-Tapia R, Valencia ME. Mejora en la sensibilidad a la insulina con Programa Intensivo de Cambio en el Estilo de Vida en niños y adolescentes con obesidad en el primer nivel de atención. Arch Lat Nutr. 2012;62:258-66.
Dietz WH, Baur LA, Hall K, Puhl RM, Taveras EM, Uauy R, Kopelman P. Management of obesity: improvement of health-care training and systems for prevention and care. Lancet. 2015;385(9986):2521-33.
Flores-Pérez MN, Garza-Elizondo ME, Hernández-Cortés PL. Autocuidado en el adulto mayor con diabetes tipo 2. Monterrey, México. Rev Enferm Herediana. 2016; 8(2): 70-74.
Gómez-Meda BC1, Zamora-Perez AL2, Muñoz-Magallanes T3, Sánchez-Parada MG4, García Bañuelos JJ5, Guerrero-Velázquez C2. Nuclear abnormalities in buccal mucosa cells of patients with type I and II diabetes treated with folic acid. Mutat Res Genet Toxicol Environ Mutagen. 2016;797:1-8.
Hernández AC, Elnecavé A, Huerta N, Reynoso N. Análisis de una encuesta poblacional para determinar los factores asociados al control de la Diabetes Mellitus en México. Salud Pública Mex. 2011;53(1):34-39.
Jiménez-Rodríguez J, Carbajal-Ramírez A, Meza-Vázquez H, Moreno-Palacios J, Serrano-Brambila E. Prevalencia de síntomas urinarios en mujeres con diabetes mellitus. Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc. 2016;54(1):70-4.
Li QS, Lenhard JM, Zhan Y, Konvicka K, Athanasiou MC, Strauss RS, et al. A candidate-gene association study of topiramate-induced weight loss in obese patients with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2016;26(2):53-65.
López-López E, Ortiz-Gress AA, López Carbajal MJ. Intervención educativa sobre el nivel de conocimientos en pacientes con diabetes y baja o nula escolaridad. Inv Ed Med. 2016; 5(17):11-16.
Ramírez-Girón N, Cortés-Barragán B, Galicia-Aguilar RM. Continuidad del cuidado: adulto mayor con diabetes tipo 2 y su cuidador. Enfermería Universitaria. 2016;13(1):61-68.
Ritter PL, Lorig K, Laurent DD. Characteristics of the Spanish- and English-Language Self-Efficacy to Manage Diabetes Scales.. Diabetes Educ. 2016;42(2):167-77.
Rosenstock J, Chuck L, González-Ortiz M, Merton K, Craig J, Capuano G, et al. Initial Combination Therapy With Canagliflozin Plus Metformin Versus Each Component as Monotherapy for Drug-Naïve Type 2 Diabetes.. Diabetes Care. 2016;39(3):353-62.
Salinas AM, Amaya MA, Arteaga JC, Núñez GM, Garza ME. Eficiencia técnica de la atención al paciente con diabetes en el primer nivel. Salud Pública Mex. 2009;51(1).
Somilleda-Ventura SA, García-Rubio YZ, Razo Blanco-Hernández DM, Lima-Gómez V. Asociación entre la mejoría visual y el uso de inhibidores de la enzima convertidora de angiotensina, en edema macular diabético. Cir Cir. 2016;S0009-7411(15): 00232-7.
Tankova T, Chakarova N, Dakovska L, Atanassova I. Assessment of HbA1c as a diagnostic tool in diabetes and prediabetes. Acta Diabetol. 2012;49(5):371-8.
Wei Q, Sun Z, Yang Y, Yu H, Ding H, Wang S. Effect of a CGMS and SMBG on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Sci Rep. 2016;6:19920.
Zhang X, Beckles GL, Bullard KM, Gregg EW, Albright AL, Barker L, Zhang X, Ruiz-Holguín R, Cerqueira MT, Frontini M, Imperatore G. Access to health care and undiagnosed diabetes along the United States-Mexico border. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2010;28(3):182-9.
Barclay AW1, Brand-Miller J. The Australian paradox: a substantial decline in sugars intake over the same timeframe that overweight and obesity have increased. Nutrients. 2011;3(4):491-504.
Cabrera Escobar MA, Veerman JL, Tollman SM, Bertram MY, Hofman KJ. Evidence that a tax on sugar sweetened beverages reduces the obesity rate: a meta-analysis. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:1072.
Colchero MA, Salgado JC, Unar-Munguía M, Hernández-Ávila M, Rivera-Dommarco JA. Price elasticity of the demand for sugar sweetened beverages and soft drinks in Mexico. Econ Hum Biol. 2015;19:129-37.
Colchero MA, Popkin BM, Rivera JA, Ng SW. Beverage purchases from stores in Mexico under the excise tax on sugar sweetened beverages: observational study. BMJ. 2016; 352:h6704.

Colchero MA, Salgado JC, Unar-Munguía M, Molina M, Ng S, Rivera-Dommarco JA. Changes in Prices After an Excise Tax to Sweetened Sugar Beverages Was Implemented in Mexico: Evidence from Urban Areas. PLoS One. 2015;10(12):1-11.

González C, Samur EA. Regulación de la publicidad televisiva de alimentos para prevenir la obesidad infantil. Rev ofi de la soc lat de nut. 2011;61(3):296-301.
Hawkes C, Smith TG, Jewell J, Wardle J, Hammond RA, Friel S, Thow AM, Kain J. Smart food policies for obesity prevention. Lancet. 2015;385(9985):2410-21.
Huang TT, Cawley JH, Ashe M, Costa SA, Frerichs LM, Zwicker L, Rivera JA, Levy D, Hammond RA, Lambert EV, Kumanyika SK. Mobilisation of public support for policy actions to prevent obesity. Lancet. 2015;385(9985):2422-31.
Hu FB, Satija A, Manson JE. Curbing the diabetes pandemic the need for global policy solutions. JAMA. 2015;313(23):2319-2320.
Pérez D, Rivera JA, Ortiz L. Publicidad de alimentos en la programación de la televisión mexicana: ¿los niños están más expuestos? Salud Pública Mex. 2010;52(2):119-126.
Ponce MI, Sanz J, Wanden C. Etiquetado y rotulación de los alimentos en la prevención del sobrepeso y la obesidad: una revisión sistemática. Cad. Saúde Pública. 2011;27(11):2083-2094.
Roberto CA, Swinburn B, Hawkes C, Huang TT, Costa SA, Ashe M, Zwicker L, Cawley JH, Brownell KD. Patchy progress on obesity prevention: emerging examples, entrenched barriers, and new thinking. Lancet. 2015;385(9985):2400-9.
Swinburn B, Kraak V, Rutter H, Vandevijvere S, Lobstein T, Sacks G, Gomes F, Marsh T, Magnusson R. Strengthening of accountability systems to create healthy food environments and reduce global obesity. Lancet. 2015;385(9986):2534-45.
Théodore F, Juárez-Ramírez C, Cahuana-Hurtado L, Blanco I, Tolentino-Mayo L, Bonvecchio A. Barreras y oportunidades para la regulación de la publicidad de alimentos y bebidas dirigida a niños en México. Salud Publica Mex. 2014;56(2):s123-9.