EMAS position statement: managing obese postmenopausal women.


INTRODUCTION Obesity is a public health problem, with overweight individuals representing approximately 20% of the adult world population. Postmenopausal status is associated with higher prevalence of obesity, as 44% of postmenopausal women are overweight, among whom 23% are obese. Obesity often co-exists with other diseases, the most important being… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2010.03.025