Pregnancy, weight cycling and weight gain in obesity.


Pregnancy constitutes a biological cause of weight cycling. Since repeated weight variation has been associated with sustained weight increase and subsequent metabolic complications, the role of pregnancy in affecting body weight was analysed retrospectively in a group of 128 severely obese patients at the obesity unit. Their present mean age was 47.8… (More)


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@article{Roessner1992PregnancyWC, title={Pregnancy, weight cycling and weight gain in obesity.}, author={Stephan K. Roessner}, journal={International journal of obesity and related metabolic disorders : journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity}, year={1992}, volume={16 2}, pages={145-7} }