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Depressive symptoms and level of physical activity in patients with Alzheimer's disease
(Geriatrics & Gerontology International, 2012-10-01) [Artigo]
Aim: The purpose of this study was to determine the presence of depressive symptoms in patients with Alzheimer's disease, to assess whether there was an association between physical activity level and depressive symptoms ...
Sports practice is related to parasympathetic activity in adolescents
(Revista Paulista De Pediatria : Orgão Oficial Da Sociedade De Pediatria De São Paulo, 2015) [Artigo]
Objective: To analyze the relationship among sports practice, physical education class, habitual physical activity and cardiovascular risk in adolescents. Methods: Cross-sectional study with 120 schoolchildren (mean: ...
Dietary restriction, caloric value and the accumulation of hepatic fat
(Lipids in Health and Disease, 2012-01-05) [Artigo]
Background: Studies using laboratory animals under what are considered to be standard conditions normally offer unrestricted amounts of food to the animals, which can lead to metabolic disorders. Moreover, standard diets ...
Fructose-rich diet leads to reduced aerobic capacity and to liver injury in rats
(Lipids in Health and Disease, 2012-06-19) [Artigo]
The main purpose of this research was to investigate the alterations in the aerobic capacity and appearance of metabolic alterations in Wistar rats fed on fructose-rich diet. We separated twenty-eight rats into two groups ...
Effects of physical training with different intensities of effort on lipid metabolism in rats submitted to the neonatal application of alloxan
(Lipids in Health and Disease, 2012-10-15) [Artigo]
Background: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a chronic disease that is characterized by insulin resistance. Its development is directly connected with the inability of insulin to exert its action, not just on carbohydrate ...
Exercise and spirulina control non-alcoholic hepatic steatosis and lipid profile in diabetic Wistar rats
(Lipids in Health and Disease, 2011-05-15) [Artigo]
Background: Diabetes mellitus is associated with metabolic dysfunctions, including alterations in circulating lipid levels and fat tissue accumulation, which causes, among other pathologies, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease ...
Prevalência de dislipidemia em adultos de meia-idade com polimorfismo do gene NOS3 e baixa aptidão cardiorrespiratória
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: Analisar a influência da associação dos polimorfismos do gene da sintase do óxido nítrico endotelial (NOS3) para as posições -786T>C, Glu298Asp e íntron 4b/a e a aptidão cardiorrespiratória sobre as concentrações ...
Óxido nítrico, doenças cardiovasculares e exercício físico
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2006-12-01) [Artigo]
Treinamento concorrente e o treinamento funcional promovem alterações benéficas na composição corporal e esteatose hepática não alcoólica de jovens obesos
(Revista da Educação Física / UEM, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
To compare the effect of concurrent and functional exercise training on body composition, lipid profile and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in obese adolescents. Longitudinal/analytical study by non-random sampling carried ...
Efeito do nadar sobre o desempenho do pedal e corrida no triathlon super-sprint
(Revista da Educação Física / UEM, 2014-03-01) [Artigo]
The influence of the swimming sub-discipline upon the subsequent cycling/running performance seems to increase with the reduction of the triathlon's length. Thus, the purpose of this study was to analyze the effects of ...