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Response: Association of Physical Activity and Body Fatness with Vitamin D Deficiency in Older Adults (Korean J Obes 2016;25:24-30)

Lee I, Kang H

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):107-108.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.107
No abstract available.
Letter: Association of Physical Activity and Body Fatness with Vitamin D Deficiency in Older Adults (Korean J Obes 2016;25:24-30)

Lee SY

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):105-106.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.105
No abstract available.
Development of a Smartphone Application for 4th-6th Grade Elementary Students Aimed to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Jung JH, Jeon SH, Bae HJ, Cho YG, Hur YI, Sung EJ, Kang JH

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):99-104.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.99
BACKGROUND: There is high interest in a new approach to improve children's lifestyle habits in order to prevent childhood obesity. A smartphone application (app) is a new technology platform that...
Relationship between Abdominal Obesity and Proportion of Supper and Late-night Meals

Na SK, Cheon SH, Choi YJ, Lee HJ, Roh YK, Choi MK

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):92-98.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.92
BACKGROUND: Obesity is a serious problem, and there have been various studies to elucidate its causes. This study aims to evaluate the relationship between obesity and proportion of supper and...
Relation between Body Mass Index, Waist Circumference, and Echocardiographic Index of Left Ventricular Diastolic Function

Cho YJ, Lee GH

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):84-91.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.84
BACKGROUND: Obesity is associated with a variety of diseases and increases cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between the obesity index and...
Relationship between Weekly Physical Activity Frequency and Metabolic Syndrome


  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):77-83.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.77
BACKGROUND: It is hard to find data concerning the relationship between weekly physical activity frequency and metabolic syndrome. Therefore, the object of this study is to evaluate the relationship between...
The Inhibitory Effect of Testosterone on PPARγ-induced Adipogenesis

Jeong S

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):68-76.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.68
BACKGROUND: Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ (PPARγ) plays a major role in adipocyte differentiation. Testosterone is well known for inhibiting adipocyte metabolism in men. To investigate the inhibitory mechanism of testosterone...
Vitamin D and Fat Mass

Noh J

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):66-67.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.66
No abstract available.
Relative Importance of Fitness and Fatness in Obesity Intervention

Jung S, Moon S, Kim K

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):56-65.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.56
Obesity is significantly correlated with prevalence of metabolic syndrome and is an important risk factor of mortality. However, overweight or slight obesity does not increase mortality; therefore, physical fitness might...
Clinical Predictive Factors for Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Children and Adolescents

Lee JE

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):50-55.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.50
The prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents continues to increase worldwide. Childhood obesity is associated with adulthood obesity and increases the risk of developing adult metabolic...
Rodent Models of Diet-induced Obesity

Koh G

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2016 Jun;25(2):45-49.
  • doi: 10.7570/kjo.2016.25.2.45
The prevalence of obesity is rapidly increasing worldwide, and its complications such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease are also increasing. To avoid long-term damage caused by obesity and...

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