Moderate daily exercise activates metabolic flexibility to prevent prenatally induced obesity.

@article{Miles2009ModerateDE,
  title={Moderate daily exercise activates metabolic flexibility to prevent prenatally induced obesity.},
  author={Jennifer L Miles and Korinna Huber and Nichola M Thompson and Michael Davison and Bernhard H. Breier},
  journal={Endocrinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={150 1},
  pages={179-86}
}
Obesity and its associated comorbidities are of major worldwide concern. It is now recognized that there are a number of metabolically distinct pathways of obesity development. The present paper investigates the effect of moderate daily exercise on the underlying mechanisms of one such pathway to obesity, through interrogation of metabolic flexibility. Pregnant Wistar rats were either fed chow ad libitum or undernourished throughout pregnancy, generating control or intrauterine growth… CONTINUE READING