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Walking training in postmenopause: effects on both spontaneous physical activity and training-induced body adaptations
ObjectiveBecause physical exercise has been widely used for primary and secondary preventions of cardiometabolic diseases arising with menopause, the aim of our study was to determine whetherExpand
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Left ventricle relative wall thickness and plasma leptin levels: baseline relationships and effects of 4 months of walking training in healthy overweight postmenopausal women
Objective:Whether leptin has positive or negative influences on cardiac structure and function in healthy sedentary overweight postmenopausal women is unknown. We investigated the role of leptin inExpand
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Lifestyle and high density lipoprotein cholesterol in postmenopause
Abstract Objectives Menopause is characterized by hormonal and metabolic changes. These are linked to increased risk of cardiovascular disease, for which low blood plasma levels of high densityExpand
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Relationships between physical exercise practice, dietary behaviour and body composition in female university students.
AIM The relationship between female body composition, total energy expenditure and physical exercise energy expenditure is not very strong because women can compensate by increasing their energyExpand
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Effects of the time of day of walking on dietary behaviour, body composition and aerobic fitness in post-menopausal women.
AIM Post-menopause is linked to an increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease. Physical exercise and healthy dietary habits are normally suggested to enhance health. The aim of this studyExpand
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Nordic Walking and the Isa Method for Breast Cancer Survivors: Effects on Upper Limb Circumferences and Total Body Extracellular Water - a Pilot Study
Background: The negative side effects of breast cancer treatments can include upper limb lymphoedema. The growing literature indicates that Nordic walking is an effective discipline against severalExpand
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Aerobic physical exercise and negative compensation of non-exercise physical activity in post-menopause: a pilot study.
BACKGROUND Sedentarism is a risk factor for mortality that is independent of physical exercise. As indicated in the literature, there is negative compensation of non-exercise physical activity due toExpand
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Characteristics of spontaneous physical activity and executive functions in postmenopause.
AIM Executive functions are susceptible to age-related changes, and menopause has also been shown to be linked with their decline. The aim of the present study was to investigate the variablesExpand
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Psychophysical health status of breast cancer survivors and effects of 12 weeks of aerobic training.
The aim of this study was to analyse the health status of breast cancer survivors and the effects of 12 weeks of aerobic training. Twenty-three breast cancer survivors (51.71 ± 3.17 years) and 23Expand
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[Clinical study of the imaging validity in detecting infiltration of the mesenteric-portal axis in pancreatic carcinoma].
The authors examine the value of different imaging techniques (CT, MRI) in the diagnosis of the involvement of the mesenteric-portal vessels in the pancreatic cancer. In 20 jaundiced patients theyExpand
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