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The pharmacological treatment of obesity: A historical perspective
(Academia Nacional de Medicina venezolana., 2022)
Nutrition transition and obesity trends in Argentina within the Latin American context
The world population has undergone a rapid shift in dietary and physical activity patterns, from traditional diets to a dietary pattern characterized by highly processed foods and sugar-sweetened beverages, coupled with ...
Obesity modifies the implantation window and disrupts intrauterine embryo positioning in rats
Obesity is a chronic disease that impairs female reproduction. When gestation is achieved, maternal obesity can cause offspring’s health complications. We intended to evaluate the effects of maternal pre-conceptional obesity ...
Basal Ganglia Dysfunction Contributes to Physical Inactivity in Obesity
(Cell Press, 2017-02)
Obesity is associated with physical inactivity, which exacerbates the health consequences of weight gain. However, the mechanisms that mediate this association are unknown. We hypothesized that deficits in dopamine signaling ...
Obesity alters the ovarian glucidic homeostasis disrupting the reproductive outcome of female rats
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2017-04)
Obesity constitutes a health problem of increasing worldwide prevalence related to many reproductive problems such as infertility, ovulation dysfunction, preterm delivery, fetal growth disorders, etc. The mechanisms linking ...
Metabolically healthy obese women have longer telomere length than obese women with metabolic syndrome
(Public Library of Science, 2017-04)
Introduction: Obesity is the principal component in the Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) that determines the progression of metabolic complications. Metabolically healthy obese (MHO) individuals seem to be protected against those ...
Leptin resensitisation: A reversion of leptin-resistant states
Leptin resistance refers to states in which leptin fails to promote its anticipated effects, frequently coexisting with hyperleptinaemia. Leptin resistance is closely associated with obesity and also observed in physiological ...
Determinant social factors influencing obesity among Malay people
(Universidad del Zulia, 2020)
The Analysis of Computer Data regarding Obesity and Associated Diseases in Cats Examined at Private Veterinary Practices
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2017)
White Adipose Tissue and Circadian Rhythm Dysfunctions in Obesity: Pathogenesis and Available Therapies
A combined neuroendocrine, metabolic, and chronobiological view can help to better understand the multiple and complex mechanisms involved in obesity development and maintenance, as well as to provide new effective approaches ...