Oxidative stress and potential interventions to reduce oxidative stress in overweight and obesity.

@article{Vincent2007OxidativeSA,
  title={Oxidative stress and potential interventions to reduce oxidative stress in overweight and obesity.},
  author={Heather K Vincent and Kim Innes and Kevin R. Vincent},
  journal={Diabetes, obesity & metabolism},
  year={2007},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={813-39}
}
PURPOSE Obesity may be a state of chronic oxidative stress. Oxidative stress may be the mechanism underlying the development of co-morbidities in obesity. This review provides a summary of the available evidence regarding systemic oxidative stress in young, older and clinical obese populations. METHODS Medline was searched for all available articles published between 1975 and 2006 that evaluated oxidative stress biomarkers in resting conditions or following various interventions in overweight… CONTINUE READING