Association of leptin and adiponectin levels with three-year weight change among Japanese male workers.


The purpose of this study was to clarify, through a prospective study, the relationship between leptin and adiponectin levels, and subsequent weight change. The study subjects were 2,485 male office workers aged 35-64 employed by a company in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. Of these men, 1,936 (77.9%) received health check-ups both in 2005-2007 and 3 years later… (More)


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