Weight loss in obese female adolescents affects blood pressure

Hemsley Jr., Stanley E.
August 1995
American Family Physician;8/1/1995, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p603
Academic Journal
Reports that weight loss in obese adolescent females is associated with a decline in diastolic blood pressure. Subjects of the study; Type of diet administered to study subjects; Inclusion of nutritional, behavioral and exercise counselling to the program; Weekly monitoring of study subjects; Measurement of mean values at baseline; Determination of mean reduction values.


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