Study of Physical Activities and Nutrient Intakes of Adults with metabolically healthy obesity and those with metabolically unhealthy obesity

대사적으로 건강한 비만 성인과 대사적으로 불건강한 비만 성인의 신체활동 및 영양소 섭취량에 관한 연구

  • Received : 2015.06.06
  • Accepted : 2015.10.08
  • Published : 2015.10.31


This study divides subjects into people with metabolically healthy obesity and those with metabolically unhealthy obesity to identify the physical activities and nutrients influencing adults with obesity. Participants in the sixth Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey conducted from January through December 2013 were selected as the subjects, and an analysis of complex survey samples was conducted with them. It was found that the number of days of a flexibility exercise (Odds ratio (OR)=1.18, 95% confidence interval (95% CI)=1.01-1.38), water intake (OR=1.04, 95% CI=1.01-1.06) and protein intake (OR=1.07, 95% CI=1.02-1.13) for one week were higher in people with metabolically healthy obesity than in those with metabolically unhealthy obesity, while their fat intake (OR=0.99, 95% CI=0.98-1.00)and carbohydrate intake (OR=0.98, 95% CI=0.97-0.99) were lower. Based on the results of this study, it was found that nursing intervention for obesity would need an approach according to the metabolic condition of obesity.


Supported by : 고신대학교


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