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Is sense of coherence a predictor of lifestyle changes in subjects at risk for type 2 diabetes?
Objective: To determine whether the sense of coherence (SOC) could predict the outcome of an 18-month lifestyle intervention program for subjects at risk of type 2 diabetes. Methods: Subjects at high risk of type 2 ...
Psychosocial functioning before and after surgical treatment for morbid obesity: reliability and validation of the Norwegian version of obesity-related problem scale
Background. The aims of this study were to translate the Obesity-Related Problem scale (OP scale) into the Norwegian language and test its reliability, validity and responsiveness in a Norwegian sample. Method. The ...
Population-based survey of overweight and obesity and the associated factors in peri-urban and rural Eastern Uganda
(BioMed Central, 2015-11-24)
Background In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), the rising prevalence of overweight, obesity and non-communicable diseases co-exists with the high burden of under-nutrition. The paucity of data on adulthood overweight and obesity, ...
Health-Related Quality of Life following Bariatric Surgery: A Systematic Review of Prospective Long- Term Studies
Impaired health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is common in bariatric surgery candidates and is often one of the motivating factors for seeking bariatric surgery. Although many studies have reported changes in HRQoL after ...
Associations between night work and BMI, alcohol, smoking, caffeine and exercise - A cross-sectional study Occupational health
(BioMed Central, 2015-11-12)
Background: Shift work is associated with negative health effects. Increased prevalence of several cardiovascular risk factors among shift workers/night workers compared with day workers have been shown resulting in increased ...