Battling Obesity

November 1999
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p28
Presents information on a study conducted by researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine regarding the role of diet and exercise in improving glucose uptake. Subjects used in the study; Findings.


Related Articles

  • FAQS: training over 40. Leggatt, Jaime // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness Hers;Apr2003, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p86 

    Presents information on the diet, exercise and metabolism of women who are in their 40s. Causes of decreased skin elasticity and how it can be prevented; Ways to prevent the increased risk of osteoporosis; Ideal diet regimen.

  • Effects of an Acute Lipid Challenge on Hepatic Glucose Output Before and After Exercise/Diet Intervention Programs in Older Obese Adults with Impaired Glucose Tolerance. Kirwan, John P.; Marchetti, Christine M.; Krishnan, Raj K.; Edmison, John M.; Gonzalez, Frank // Diabetes;Jun2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 56, pA39 

    Acute intralipid/heparin infusions are known to induce skeletal muscle insulin resistance, however the effects on hepatic glucose output (HGO), and the effects of exercise training and diet on HGO during an acute lipid infusion in older adults are not known. A total of 23 men and women (66±1...

  • Reduction in Muscle Glycogen and Protein Utilization with Glucose Feeding During Exercise. van Hamont, Dennis; Harvey, Christopher R.; Massicotte, Denis; Frew, Russell; Peronnet, François; Rehrer, Nancy J. // International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism;Aug2005, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p350 

    Effects of feeding glucose on substrate metabolism during cycling were studied. Trained (60.0 ± 1.9 mL · kg-1 · min-1) males (N = 5) completed two 75 min, 80% VO2max trials: 125 g 13C-glucose (CHO); 13C-glucose tracer, 10 g (C). During warm-up (30 min 30% VO2max) 2 · 2 g 13C-glucose...

  • Adaptation to a high-fat diet for endurance exercise: Review of potential underlying mechanisms. Goedecke, Julia H.; Lambert, Estelle V. // International SportMed Journal;2003, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p1 

    Ingestion of a high-fat diet for as little as 5-10 days results in a significant increase in fat oxidation and a decrease in muscle glycogen utilisation during exercise. In this review, the putative mechanisms underlying the effect of high-fat feeding on altered substrate metabolism during...

  • Independent Regulation of In Vivo Insulin Action on Glucose Versus K[sup+] Uptake by Dietary Fat and K[sup+] Content.  // Diabetes;Apr2002, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p915 

    Examines the effect of high-fat diet on insulin's actions on glucose and K[sup +] uptake. Determination of uptake through hyperinsulinemic; Regulation of glucose and K[sup +] uptake; Action of insulin in glucose metabolism.

  • diet q&a. Burrell, Susie // Good Health & Medicine;Jun2008, p22 

    The article presents questions and answers related to dieting, including how to increase metabolism, and what to eat in the morning before an exercise session.

  • FITNESS. Cosgrove, Alwyn // Best Life;Dec2008/Jan2009, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p30 

    The article reports that strength training is good for the heart. When researchers at the University of Alabama compared the effects of a healthy diet and cardio with a healthy diet and strength training, they found that the latter strategy was far superior for boosting heart health. Strength...

  • Very short bouts of non-exercise physical activity associated with metabolic syndrome under free-living conditions in Japanese female adults. Ayabe, Makoto; Kumahara, Hideaki; Morimura, Kazuhiro; Ishii, Kojiro; Sakane, Naoki; Tanaka, Hiroaki // European Journal of Applied Physiology;Oct2012, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p3525 

    To assess the association between very short daily non-exercise physical activity (PA) lasting <5 min and metabolic syndrome (MS). A total of 42 females (50 ± 6 years) wore a pedometer with a one-axial accelerometer (Lifecorder, Kenz, Japan) to determine the time and the frequency of PA and...

  • Impaired Glucose Tolerance in the Absence of Adenosine A1 Receptor Signaling. Faulhaber-Walter, Robert; Jou, William; Mizel, Diane; Lingli Li; Zhang, Jiandi; Kim, Soo Mi; Huang, Yuning; Chen, Min; Briggs, Josephine P.; Gavrilova, Oksana; Schnermann, Jurgen B. // Diabetes;Oct2011, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p2578 

    OBJECTIVE-The role of adenosine (ADO) in the regulation of glucose homeostasis is not clear. In the current study, we used A1-ADO receptor (A1AR)-deficient mice to investigate the role of ADO/A1AR signaling for glucose homeostasis. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS-After weaning, A1AR-/- and wild-type...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics