Effect of 6 months of exercise and isoflavone supplementation on clinical cardiovascular risk factors in obese postmenopausal women: a randomized, double-blind study.

@article{AubertinLeheudre2007EffectO6,
  title={Effect of 6 months of exercise and isoflavone supplementation on clinical cardiovascular risk factors in obese postmenopausal women: a randomized, double-blind study.},
  author={Myl{\`e}ne Aubertin-Leheudre and Christine Lord and Abdelouahed Khalil and Isabelle J Dionne},
  journal={Menopause},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={624-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether 6 months of exercise combined with isoflavone supplementation could improve clinical risk factors that predispose to cardiovascular disease in obese postmenopausal women. DESIGN This was a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial in which 50 healthy obese postmenopausal women were divided into two groups and assigned to isoflavone supplementation (n=25) or a placebo (n=25) for 1 year. For the last 6 months, both groups participated in an exercise program… CONTINUE READING