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Obese girls at higher risk of cardiovascular disease in adulthood: Study – The Tribune India

The study was conducted in Brazil on 92 adolescents

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Washington, May 13
A new study has found that girls are more likely than boys to develop metabolic alterations associated with obesity, such as high blood pressure and excessive blood levels of cholesterol and triglycerides (dyslipidemia).
The study was conducted in Brazil on 92 adolescents. The findings of the study were published in the journal Frontiers in Nutrition.
 The study was conducted with FAPESP’s support by scientists affiliated with the University of Sao Paulo’s Biomedical Sciences…

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