Santiago Tavares Paes

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OBJECTIVES Obesity is a metabolic and hormonal disorder with serious social and psychological impacts. There is a close relationship among obesity, neuroendocrine homeostasis and behavioral patterns. However, few data are available in the literature regarding this subject. This study assessed behavior and memory of adult obese rats by monosodium l-glutamate(More)
OBJECTIVE To review the current literature concerning the effects of physical exercise on several metabolic variables related to childhood obesity. DATA SOURCES A search was performed in Pubmed/Medline and Web of Science databases. The keywords used were as follows: Obesity, Children Obesity, Childhood Obesity, Exercise and Physical Activity. The online(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the influence of self-esteem on levels of body dissatisfaction among adolescent females. METHODS A group of 397 adolescents aged 12 to 17 years were enrolled in the study. The Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) was applied to assess body dissatisfaction. The Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale was used to assess self-esteem. Weight, height, and(More)
Childhood obesity is a disease of multifactorial etiology and is associated with many comorbidities. That pathophysiology condition can be the trigger for the development of cardiometabolic diseases, such as hypertension, stroke, type 2 diabetes mellitus and others. Health professionals responsible for nonpharmacological interventions should understand that(More)
The scope of this study was to analyze the relationship between the internalization of body image and depressive symptoms with restrictive eating habits among young males. Three hundred and eighty-three male adolescents, aged between twelve and seventeen, took part in this survey. The "Overall Internalization" and "Athletic Internalization" sub-scales taken(More)
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