Coronary heart disease risk between active and inactive women with multiple sclerosis.

@article{Slawta2002CoronaryHD,
  title={Coronary heart disease risk between active and inactive women with multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Jennifer N Slawta and Jeffrey A. McCubbin and Anthony R Wilcox and Susan D Fox and Darek J. Nalle and Gail Anderson},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2002},
  volume={34 6},
  pages={905-12}
}
PURPOSE Physical activity is strongly recommended as a principal component of coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factor management aimed at favorably lowering abdominal fat accumulation, lowering levels of triglyceride (TG), raising levels of high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C), and improving insulin sensitivity. Although physical activity practices are reported to be low in women with multiple sclerosis (MS), some women with MS remain physically active despite their disability. Thus… CONTINUE READING