A yearlong exercise intervention decreases CRP among obese postmenopausal women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Medicine and science in sports and exercise, Volume 41, Issue 8, p.1533-9 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Aged, Anthropometry, C-Reactive Protein, Center-Authored Paper, Exercise Therapy, Female, Humans, Middle Aged, Obesity, Postmenopause, Public Health Sciences Division, Serum Amyloid A Protein

Abstract:

To investigate the effect of a yearlong moderate-intensity aerobic exercise intervention on C-reactive protein (CRP), serum amyloid A (SAA), and interleukin 6 (IL-6) among overweight or obese postmenopausal women.