Combining Aerobics and Weights Tied to Optimal Weight Control

Activities like walking and lifting weights were both tied to a healthier weight, but combining the two may have the most benefits.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Weight Exercise Weight Lifting Yoga Obesity Source Type: news

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Conclusions Lower percent fat and higher percent lean mass associated with better physical performance after accounting for BMI. Body composition and BMI may be used together in the future to more comprehensively understand the association between obesity and disability.
Source: JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
CONCLUSION Weight-based and high fixed-dose chemoprophylaxis regimens achieved target anti-Xa concentrations more frequently than standard fixed-dose regimens but were not associated with a reduction in VTE. Additionally, high fixed-dose approaches are associated with increased bleeding complications. Further evaluation with large randomized trials is warranted in trauma and surgery patients with obesity. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE Systematic review, level III.
Source: The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS Source Type: research
Abstract Objective To assess the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus and the main associated risk factors in the population served by the Brazilian Unified Health System in the city of Caxias do Sul, state of Rio Grande do Sul. Materials and Methods A descriptive, cross-sectional and retrospective study was conducted. Maternal variables were collected from the medical records of all pregnant women treated at the basic health units in 2016. Hyperglycemia during pregnancy (pregestational diabetes, overt diabetes and gestational diabetes mellitus) was identified by analyzing the results of a 75-g oral glucose toleranc...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Conclusion Women with obesity need support from the health team and from their families after childbirth, when they are overwhelmed by the exhausting care for the newborn. The present study reveals how important it is for health care professionals to broaden their perception and care provided after childbirth for women with obesity so they may experience an improvement in their quality of health and of life.Resumo Objetivo Explorar as viv ências de mulheres com obesidade sobre o autocuidado e os cuidados recebidos da família e da equipe de saúde após o parto. Métodos Estudo clínico-...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Condition:   Weight Loss Interventions:   Drug: Liraglutide 6 MG/ML;   Drug: Placebos Sponsor:   Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Completed
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Conditions:   Pneumonia, Viral;   Hypertension;   Diabetes Mellitus;   Obesity;   Cardiovascular Diseases;   Obstructive Lung Disease Intervention:   Sponsor:   Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Snoring Intervention:   Device: nasofibroscopy Sponsor:   Assiut University Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Overweight and Obesity Intervention:   Other: Sprint Interval Training Sponsor:   Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Recruiting
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Abstract Excessive weight is associated with periodontitis because of inflammatory mediators secreted by the adipose tissue. Periodontal impairments can occur during pregnancy due to association between high hormonal levels and inadequate oral hygiene. Moreover, periodontitis and excessive weight during pregnancy can negatively affect an infant ’ s weight at birth. Objective This observational, cross-sectional study aimed to evaluate the association between pre-pregnancy overweight/obesity, periodontitis during the third trimester of pregnancy, and the infants' birth weight. Methodology The sample set was divided int...
Source: Journal of Applied Oral Science - Category: Dentistry Source Type: research
Authors: Ludvigsson J Abstract The negative consequencies of diabetes treatment are traditionally regarded as caused by a disastrous treatment rather than adverse events of the insulin preparations. However, hypoglycemia, changes at the injection site (lipatrophy, lipoma), insulin allergy, obesity and increased risk of certain forms of cancer can easily be regarded as adverse events of the drug, and needle-phobia, psychological problems, increased risk of suicide are adverse events related to insulin and its administration. Also macroangiopathy and even microangiopathy to some extent can be regarded as adverse even...
Source: Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Pediatr Endocrinol Rev Source Type: research
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