• risk
  • The findings from epidemiological studies addressing the association between adiposity and the risk of colorectal adenomatous polyps are inconsistent. (springer.com)
  • In sum, the association between peripheral adiposity and favorable vascular risk factor profiles observed by Tankó et al 1 may not be due to direct atheroprotective effects of peripheral fat per se. (ahajournals.org)
  • studies
  • Since there are known racial differences in growth rates, body proportions, and adiposity, it cannot be assumed that studies done on whites are applicable to Blacks. (bioportfolio.com)
  • women
  • Leitzmann MF, Flood A, Ferrucci LM et al (2009) Adiposity in relation to colorectal adenomas and hyperplastic polyps in women. (springer.com)