Abstract Background Individuals differ in the response to regular exercise. Whether there are people who experience adverse changes in cardiovascular and diabetes risk factors has never been addressed. Methodology/Principal Findings An adverse response is defined as an exercise-induced change that worsens a risk factor beyond measurement error and expected day-to-day variation.
It is an interesting concept. I think it is important to always remember that exercise is a stressor...the higher the intensity, longer duration, or even just the novelty of it makes it a stressor, and our body responds... more » 12-07-2012 7:07am
This was a rather interesting study. Adverse metabolic reactions are not something that I would have normally considered with a client. As with most studies I read though it simply leaves me with more questions than... more » 12-07-2012 6:06am