Pathways from obesity to hypertension: from the perspective of a vicious triangle

@article{Montani2002PathwaysFO,
  title={Pathways from obesity to hypertension: from the perspective of a vicious triangle},
  author={J P Montani and Vladan Antic and Ze Yang and Abdul.G. Dulloo},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2002},
  volume={26},
  pages={S28-S38}
}
Obesity and arterial hypertension are important public health problems. Both overweight and hypertension predispose to cardiovascular diseases, such as myocardial infarction, stroke and renal failure. Moreover, overweight clearly predisposes to hypertension, and thus to an increased prevalence of cardiovascular diseases. This in turn favors inactivity and further weight gain, leading to an exacerbation of cardiovascular disorders. Obesity, hypertension and cardiovascular diseases thus… CONTINUE READING

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