The effects of modified alternate-day fasting diet on weight loss and CAD risk factors in overweight and obese women

  title={The effects of modified alternate-day fasting diet on weight loss and CAD risk factors in overweight and obese women},
  author={S. Eshghinia and F. Mohammadzadeh},
  journal={Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders},
  pages={4 - 4}
  • S. Eshghinia, F. Mohammadzadeh
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders
  • BackgroundObesity is a worldwide health problem with increasing prevalence. Decrease in energy intake has been shown to lower the risk of coronary artery disease in obese subjects. The common form of dietary restriction is daily calorie restriction (CR). Another form is alternate-day fasting (ADF). This study examined the ability of modified ADF to facilitate weight loss and lower cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese women.Methods15 adult subjects completed an 8 weeks trial (2… CONTINUE READING
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