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    • A 6-month randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of a lifestyle intervention for weight gain management in schizophrenia 

      Attux, Cecilia [UNIFESP]; Martini, Larissa Campagna [UNIFESP]; Elkis, Helio; Tamai, Sergio; Freirias, Andrea; Camargo, Maria das Gracas Miquelutti; Mateus, Mário Dinis [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Reis, Andre Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2013-02-18)
      Background: Patients with schizophrenia have lower longevity than the general population as a consequence of a combination of risk factors connected to the disease, lifestyle and the use of medications, which are related ...

    • Accelerometer-determined peak cadence and weight status in children from Sao Caetano do Sul, Brazil 

      de Moraes Ferrari, Gerson Luis [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Timoteo; Oliveira, Luis Carlos; Rodrigues Matsudo, Victor Keihan; Mire, Emily; Barreira, Tiago; Tudor-Locke, Catrine; Katzmarzyk, Peter T. (Abrasco, 2017)
      The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between peak cadence indicators and body mass index (BMI) and body fat percentage (BF%)-defined weight status in children. The sample comprised 485 Brazilian ...

    • Análise da associação de atividade física à síndrome metabólica em estudo populacional de nipo-brasileiros 

      Doro, Antonio Roberto [UNIFESP]; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Amélia Toyomi [UNIFESP]; Franco, Laercio Joel [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2006-12-01)
      Sedentary behavior-related diseases can be prevented by lifestyle changes. Part of the cardiovascular benefits of physical activity (PA) may be due to low-grade inflammation. This study describes the PA of a population of ...

    • Aptidão cardiorrespiratória e estado nutricional de escolares: evolução em 30 anos 

      Ferrari, Gerson Luis de Moraes [UNIFESP]; Bracco, Mario Maia [UNIFESP]; Matsudo, Victor Keihan Rodrigues; Fisberg, Mauro [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2013-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To compare the changes in cardiorespiratory fitness in evaluations performed every ten years since 1978/1980, according to the nutritional status and gender of students in the city of Ilhabela, Brazil. METHODS: ...

    • Associação entre o nível de atividade física e os mecanismos hedônicos das preferências alimentares em adultos 

      Marques, Bárbara Pereira da Rocha [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2021-03-01)
      Atualmente, questões relacionadas aos hábitos alimentares, estilo de vida e suas respectivas interferências no fator psicológico dos indivíduos estão sendo cada vez mais colocadas em pauta e elucidadas, principalmente ...

    • Association between osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis in women: a cross-sectional study 

      Sarkis, Karin Sedó; Salvador, Mariana Barbieri; Pinheiro, Marcelo de Medeiros [UNIFESP]; Silva, Raissa Gomes [UNIFESP]; Zerbini, Cristiano Augusto de Freitas; Martini, Lígia Araújo (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2009-07-01)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVES: Osteoporosis has frequently been observed in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. The present study was undertaken in order to evaluate factors associated with osteoporosis among women with rheumatoid ...

    • Association of knowledge, preventive counseling and personal health behaviors on physical activity and consumption of fruits or vegetables in community health workers 

      Florindo, Alex A.; Brownson, Ross C.; Mielke, Gregore I.; Gomes, Grace A. O.; Parra, Diana C.; Siqueira, Fernando V.; Lobelo, Felipe; Simoes, Eduardo J.; Ramos, Luiz R. [UNIFESP]; Bracco, Mario M.; Hallal, Pedro C. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2015-04-09)
      Background: There is evidence that if a health professional is active and has a healthy diet, he/she is more likely to advise patients about the benefits of physical activity and healthy eating the aims of this study were ...

    • Atividade física da população nipo-brasileira de Bauru, SP: associações com a síndrome metabólica 

      Doro, Antonio Roberto [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2006-12-31)
      Doenças associadas ao sedentarismo podem ser prevenidas por mudanças no estilo de vida. Parte dos benefícios cardiovasculares da atividade física (AF) poderiam advir de menor grau de inflamação. Este estudo descreve a AF ...

    • A atividade física em usuários acima de 60 anos de uma unidade básica de saúde: nível, prática e aconselhamento 

      Nogueira, Viviane Aparecida Iglecias [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São PauloBrasilUNIFESPSão Paulo, 2017-09-29)
      The increase in the elderly population has become a challenge for health policies. In this context, the objective of this research was to investigate the level and practice of physical activity in the population above 60 ...

    • Atividades físicas e barreiras referidas por adolescentes atendidos num serviço de saúde 

      Garcia, Leandro Martin Totaro [UNIFESP]; Fisberg, Mauro [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, 2011-06-01)
      This study characterized the physical activity and barriers reported by adolescents attending the Physical Education service of the Adolescent Care and Support Center, São Paulo, Brazil. An exploratory study was conducted ...