Effects of an Intensive Diet and Exercise Program on Lipids in Postmenopausal Women

Womens Health Issues. May-Jun 1999;9(3):155-61. doi: 10.1016/s1049-3867(99)00003-1.

Abstract

An intensive diet and exercise program resulted in significant reductions in serum lipids and reduced the susceptibility of low-density lipoprotein to oxidation in postmenopausal women.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Cholesterol, LDL / metabolism
  • Diet*
  • Exercise*
  • Female
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy*
  • Humans
  • Lipids / blood*
  • Middle Aged
  • Postmenopause / blood*
  • Prospective Studies
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Women's Health

Substances

  • Cholesterol, LDL
  • Lipids