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Effect of Obesity-associated Iron Dysregulation on Breast Cancer Risk in Postmenopausal Women
Background: Obesity is an established risk factor for postmenopausal breast cancer and also induces iron dysregulation via elevated hepcidin (hepatic peptide hormone). Hepcidin degrades ferroportin (FPN1-only known iron ...
Alternate Day Fasting Versus Calorie Restriction for Weight Maintenance
A study that investigated whether alternate day modified fasting (ADF) produces superior changes in body weight, coronary heart disease (CHD) risk, and eating behaviors during weight loss maintenance when compared to ...
Peripheral muscle strength and functional capacity in patients with moderate to severe asthma.
(BioMed Central, 2015-01-01)
BACKGROUND: The adequate control of asthma includes the absence of nocturnal symptoms, minimal use of medication, normal or nearly normal lung function and no limitations to physical activity. The choice of a more sedentary ...