Benefits of Regular Exercise on Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Risk Markers in Normal Weight, Overweight and Obese Adults

@inproceedings{Gondim2015BenefitsOR,
  title={Benefits of Regular Exercise on Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Risk Markers in Normal Weight, Overweight and Obese Adults},
  author={Olivia Santos Gondim and Vinicius Tadeu Nunes de Camargo and Fernanda Almeida Gutierrez and Patr{\'i}cia Martins and Maria Elizabeth Pereira Passos and C{\'e}sar Miguel Momesso and Vinicius Coneglian Santos and R Gorj{\~a}o and T{\^a}nia Cristina Pithon-Curi and Maria Fernanda Cury-Boaventura and Rasheed Ahmad},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
Obesity is a worldwide epidemic that increases the risk of several well-known co-morbidities. There is a complicated relationship between adipokines and low-grade inflammation in obesity and cardiovascular disease (CVD). Physical activity practices have beneficial health effects on obesity and related disorders such as hypertension and dyslipidemia. We investigated the effects of 6 and 12 months of moderate physical training on the levels of adipokines and CVD markers in normal weight… CONTINUE READING