Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 17th, 2005
"Adolescent obesity is a serious public health concern. The aim of the study was to determine whether obese adolescents can adapt metabolically to changes in dietary macronutrient intake. Using a random cross-over design, 13 healthy obese volunteers (six boys and seven girls; age, 14.7±0.3 yr; body mass index, 34±1 kg/m2; body fat, 42±1%) were studied twice after 7 days of isocaloric,...
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