Normobaric hypoxia training causes more weight loss than normoxia training after a 4-week residential camp for obese young adults

@article{Kong2013NormobaricHT,
  title={Normobaric hypoxia training causes more weight loss than normoxia training after a 4-week residential camp for obese young adults},
  author={Zhaowei Kong and Yanpeng Zang and Yang Hu},
  journal={Sleep and Breathing},
  year={2013},
  volume={18},
  pages={591-597}
}
Intermittent normobaric hypoxia training, an alternative to altitude training for athletes, may be beneficial to treat overweight and obesity. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether normobaric hypoxia training combined with low-caloric diet has the additive effect on weight loss compared with normoxia training in obese young adults. Twenty-two subjects (age 17–25 years, body mass index >27.5 kg/m2) were recruited for a 4-week residential camp of weight loss with low caloric intake… CONTINUE READING
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