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Therapeutic use of hypoxia for obesity treatment

Girard, O. (2017) Therapeutic use of hypoxia for obesity treatment. Namat, 22 March 2017 .


Obesity is a major health burden in the Middle East. In order to tackle body fat accumulation and diseases associated with the obese phenotype, aggressive prevention strategies, mainly based on dieting and regular physical exercise, have been implemented. Often, however, success rates are low. Consequently, the search for innovative strategies such as exercise training in oxygen-deprived environments (hypoxic conditioning) is growing...

Item Type: Non-refereed Article
Publisher: ASPETAR
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