The effect of physical activity on lipid and lipoprotein levels.

@article{Goldberg1985TheEO,
  title={The effect of physical activity on lipid and lipoprotein levels.},
  author={Linn Goldberg and Diane Elliot},
  journal={The Medical clinics of North America},
  year={1985},
  volume={69 1},
  pages={41-55}
}
There is more than an intuitive link between the adoption of a sedentary lifestyle and an increase in cardiovascular disease. Physical activity has been associated with a reduced incidence of coronary mortality in cross-sectional and prospective studies. However, an independent relationship between exercise, fitness, and the level of total cholesterol, HDL-C, and triglycerides has been difficult to establish. The effects of training on these parameters may occur only as a consequence of… CONTINUE READING