"Overweight" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Overweight" by people in Profiles.
Obesity and Overweight: Probing Causes, Consequences, and Novel Therapeutic Approaches Through the American Heart Association's Strategically Focused Research Network. J Am Heart Assoc. 2023 Feb 21; 12(4):e027693.
High Plasma Levels of Soluble Lectin-like Oxidized Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-1 Are Associated With Inflammation and Cardiometabolic Risk Profiles in Pediatric Overweight and Obesity. J Am Heart Assoc. 2023 02 07; 12(3):e8145.
Late isocaloric eating increases hunger, decreases energy expenditure, and modifies metabolic pathways in adults with overweight and obesity. Cell Metab. 2022 10 04; 34(10):1486-1498.e7.
Randomized Trial of Metformin, Ivermectin, and Fluvoxamine for Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2022 08 18; 387(7):599-610.
Effect of Sleep Extension on Objectively Assessed Energy Intake Among Adults With Overweight in Real-life Settings: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2022 04 01; 182(4):365-374.
Body mass index, not race, may be associated with an alteration in early embryo morphokinetics during in vitro fertilization. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2021 Dec; 38(12):3091-3098.
Evaluating microbiome-directed fibre snacks in gnotobiotic mice and humans. Nature. 2021 07; 595(7865):91-95.
The Association between Maternal Body Mass Index and the Risk of Perinatal Depression. Am J Perinatol. 2023 01; 40(2):222-226.
Trends in Overweight and Obesity Self-awareness Among Adults With Overweight or Obesity in the United States, 1999 to 2016. Ann Intern Med. 2021 05; 174(5):721-723.
The effect of body mass index on outcomes following severe blunt chest trauma. Injury. 2020 Sep; 51(9):2076-2081.