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Differential nutritional, endocrine, and cardiovascular effects in obesity-prone and obesity-resistant rats fed standard and hypercaloric diets
(Int Scientific Literature, Inc, 2010-01-01)
Background: This study tested whether rats with obesity induced by a hypercaloric diet (HD) present higher nutritional, endocrine, and cardiovascular disturbances compared with counterparts with obesity induced by overfeeding ...
Obesity phenotypes are, in part, associated with physical activity in diabetic hemodialysis patients
Purpose: To investigate the prevalence of obesity phenotypes and their association with physical activity levels among diabetic hemodialysis patients. Methods: This is a cross-sectional study with 84 diabetic hemodialysis ...
A possible increase of activity of endothelial l-arginine/nitric oxide pathway in aortas of diet-induced obesity rats
The obesity is associated with cardiovascular disorders. The aim of present purpose was test the hypothesis that the diet-induced obesity is able to generate a vascular adaptive response in aortic rings; this response could ...
Changes in gene expression in PBMCs profiles of PPAR alpha target genes in obese and non-obese individuals during fasting
Background: The prevalence of obesity has risen dramatically and the World Health Organization estimates that 700 million people will be obese worldwide by 2015. Approximately, 50% of the Brazilian population above 20 years ...
Differences in lipogenesis and lipolysis in obese and non-obese adult human adipocytes
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2008)
Obesity, sarcopenia, sarcopenic obesity and reduced mobility in Brazilian older people aged 80 years and over
(Inst Israelita Ensino & Pesquisa Albert Einstein, 2017-10-01)
Objective: To analyze which abnormalities in body composition (obesity, sarcopenia or sarcopenic obesity) are related to reduced mobility in older people aged 80 years and older. Methods: The sample included 116 subjects ...
Influence of nutritional variables and obesity on health and metabolism
(ASSOC MEDICA BRASILEIRASAO PAULO, 2012)
Influence of nutritional variables and obesity on health and metabolism Obesity is a recurring theme in current scientific literature. This can easily be explained by its exponential increase in all layers of society. The ...
Diversity of eating patterns and obesity in older adults: a new challenge
The increase in the variety of food choices influences the eating patterns of older adults, which is in turn increases the occurrence of obesity. This study aimed at identifying eating patterns and their association with ...
Impact of obesity on autonomic modulation, heart rate and blood pressure in obese young people
(Elsevier B. V., 2015)
Obesity can be understood as a comorbidity of increasing systemic impact, including a deficit in the autonomic nervous system. To analyze cardiac autonomic behavior and hemodynamic parameters in obese young people. 92 ...
Obesity Prevention in Latin America
In Latin American countries, obesity prevalence has increased significantly as a Results: of rapid urbanization and an improvement in socioeconomic conditions. We report the prevalence of overweight and/or obesity and ...