"Overweight" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
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.
Anemia, Weight Status, and Fatigue Among Farmworkers in California: A Cross-Sectional Study. J Occup Environ Med. 2022 08 01; 64(8):e459-e466.
Short-Term Adaptations in Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial Oxidative Capacity and Metabolic Pathways to Breaking up Sedentary Behaviors in Overweight or Obese Adults. Nutrients. 2022 Jan 20; 14(3).
Mindful acceptance, not awareness, associated with lower food susceptibility. Eat Weight Disord. 2022 May; 27(4):1481-1489.
Maternal Preconception Body Size and Early Childhood Growth during Prenatal and Postnatal Periods Are Positively Associated with Child-Attained Body Size at Age 6-7 Years: Results from a Follow-up of the PRECONCEPT Trial. J Nutr. 2021 05 11; 151(5):1302-1310.
A Bayesian computational model reveals a failure to adapt interoceptive precision estimates across depression, anxiety, eating, and substance use disorders. PLoS Comput Biol. 2020 12; 16(12):e1008484.
The Co-Occurrence of Overweight and Micronutrient Deficiencies or Anemia among Women of Reproductive Age in Malawi. J Nutr. 2020 06 01; 150(6):1554-1565.
Pilot Trial of Acceptance-Based Behavioral Weight Loss and Neurocognition Among American Indians. Behav Ther. 2021 03; 52(2):350-364.
Difference in Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Obesity in Children With and Without Siblings. Pediatr Exerc Sci. 2019 08 01; 31(3):348-355.
Continued development of the Rural Active Living Perceived Environmental Support Scale (RALPESS): preliminary evidence for validity among American Indians. Rural Remote Health. 2019 06; 19(2):5200.
Collaborative implementation of a community-based exercise intervention with a partnering rural American Indian community. Clin Trials. 2019 08; 16(4):391-398.