A standardized exercise intervention differentially affects premenopausal and postmenopausal African-American women
African-American women represent an understudied population in menopause research yet face greater postmenopausal challenges associated with mortality than their white peers. We investigated the effects of a mild-intensity aerobic exercise training program on markers of mortality risk in both premenopausal and postmenopausal African-American women.
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Kretzschmar J, Babbitt DM, Diaz KM, Feairheller DL, Sturgeon KM, Perkins AM, Veerabhadrappa P, Williamson ST, Ling C, Lee H, Grimm H, Thakkar S, Crabbe DL, Kashem MA, Brown MD. A Standardized Exercise Intervention Differentially Affects Premenopausal and Postmenopausal African American Women. Menopause. 21(6). 2013.
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