Randomized trial of achieving healthy lifestyles in psychiatric rehabilitation: the ACHIEVE trial
- Estilos de vida asociados al riesgo cardiovascular global en trabajadores universitarios del Estado de MÃ©xico. Cerecero, Patricia; Hernández, Bernardo; Aguirre, Dalia; Valdés, Roxana; Huitrón, Gerardo // Salud PÃºblica de MÃ©xico;nov2009, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p465
Objective. To assess the relationship between lifestyle and cardiovascular risk (CR) among university workers in the State of Mexico. Material and Methods. A nested case-control study was conducted and lifestyle, sociodemographic, anthropometric, body mass index and family history of...
- Comparative effectiveness of lifestyle interventions on cardiovascular risk factors among a Dutch overweight working population: A randomized controlled trial. Dekkers, Johanna C.; van Wier, Marieke F.; Ariëns, Geertje A. M.; Hendriksen, Ingrid J. M.; Pronk, Nico P.; Smid, Tjabe; van Mechelen, Willem // BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p49
Background: Overweight (Body Mass Index [BMI] â‰¥ 25 kg/mÂ²) and obesity (BMI= 30 kg/mÂ²) are associated with increased cardiovascular risk, posing a considerable burden to public health. The main aim of this study was to investigate lifestyle intervention effects on cardiovascular risk...
- THREE MORE WAYS TV IS DESTROYING YOU. Kita, Paul // Men's Health;Oct2011, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p109
The article presents several research studies revealing that watching more television makes people sad, fat and also increases risk of cardiovascular diseases.
- David Pay Pharmacy tales Slim and the demanding day. // Australian Journal of Pharmacy;Jan2014, Vol. 95 Issue 1124, p72
A personal narrative is presented in which the author discusses the use of metaphor for a fat boy who stepped into the author's pharmacy and received his Methadone treatment when he became involved in an unspecified traffic incident.
- NEWS. McBride, Gail; Harvard, John; Lowry, Stella; Delamothe, Tony; Warden, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/9/90, Vol. 300 Issue 6738, p1481
Reports developments related to clinical science as of June 1990. Evaluation of lifestyles practiced by overweight people; Introduction of a lower blood alcohol limit for drivers; Proposal of changes in the provision of health services.
- Disagree and have a great life. Bruno, Barbara Altman // Healthy Weight Journal;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p35
Offers advice of how fat people can have a great life. Willingness to have a great life despite being fat; Willingness to disagree with prejudice about fat people; Healthy lifestyle.
- Bariatric Times Welcomes Dr . Christopher Still, Obesity Medicine Expert, as Co-Clinical Editor. Rosenthal, Raul J. // Bariatric Times;Jan2015, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses various topics published within the issue including the important aspects to keep in mind when handling a critically ill bariatric patient, the gut microbiome in patients with obesity and the detrimental effects of sedentary lifestyles.
- Modifiable cardiovascular risk factors among apparently healthy adult Nigerian population - a cross sectional study. Sani, Mahmoud U.; Wahab, Kolawole W.; Yusuf, Bashir O.; Gbadamosi, Maruf; Johnson, Omolara V.; Gbadamosi, Akeem // BMC Research Notes;2010, Vol. 3, p1
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains a major cause of morbidity and a leading contributor to mortality worldwide. Over the next 2 decades, it is projected that there will be a rise in CVD mortality rates in the developing countries, linked to demographic changes and progressive...
- Association of Hypoglycemic Treatment Regimens With Cardiovascular Outcomes in Overweight and Obese Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes. GHOTBI, ADAM ALI; KØBER, LARS; FINER, NICK; JAMES, W. PHILIP T.; SHARMA, ARYA M.; CATERSON, IAN; COUTINHO, WALMIR; VAN GAAL, LUC F.; TORP-PEDERSEN, CHRISTIAN; ANDERSSON, CHARLOTTE // Diabetes Care;Nov2013, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p3746
OBJECTIVE-To assess the association of hypoglycemic treatment regimens on cardiovascular adverse events and mortality in a large population of type 2 diabetic patients at increased cardiovascular risk. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS-This analysis included 8,192 overweight patients with type 2...