The Effects of Short-term Overfeeding on Energy Expenditure and Nutrient Oxidation in Obesity Prone and Obesity Resistant Humans

Objective:The roles that energy expenditure (EE) and nutrient oxidation play in a predisposition for weight gain in humans remains unclear.Subjects:We measured EE and respiratory exchange ratio (RER) in non-obese obesity-prone (OP; n=22) and obesity-resistant (OR; n=30) men and women following a eucaloric (EU) diet and after 3 days of overfeeding (1.4… CONTINUE READING