Obesity

Known as: OBESE, Obesity NOS, adiposity 
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The… (More)
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2018
Review
2018
The aim of this study is to determine the relationships of vitamin D with diabetes, insulin resistance obesity, and metabolic… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance Body mass index (BMI) and gestational weight gain are increasing globally. In 2009, the Institute of Medicine (IOM… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The gut microbiota comprises a complex community of microorganism species that resides in our gastrointestinal ecosystem and… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Objective To evaluate the strength and validity of the evidence for the association between adiposity and risk of developing or… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Background: The rising prevalence of obesity represents an important public health issue. An assessment of its costs may be… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Adolescent overweight and obesity has increased globally, and can be associated with short- and long-term health… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The human distal gut harbours a vast ensemble of microbes (the microbiota) that provide important metabolic capabilities… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Two groups of beneficial bacteria are dominant in the human gut, the Bacteroidetes and the Firmicutes. Here we show that the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Obesity alters adipose tissue metabolic and endocrine function and leads to an increased release of fatty acids, hormones, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Insulin resistance arises from the inability of insulin to act normally in regulating nutrient metabolism in peripheral tissues… (More)
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