Reasons and features of occurrence of excess body weight at students taking into account gender differences
Keywords:obesity, students, gender differences, lifestyle
Purpose: the definition of reasons and features of occurrence of excess body weight at students taking into account the gender differences, which are connected with irrational lifestyle, violation of food behavior, insufficient physical activity.
Material & Methods: students of 1–4 courses of Odessa national medical university, 26 girls and 22 boys, with the excess body weight and obesity aged from 18 to 24 years for the research were selected.
Results: reliable differences in adipopexis type, percent of visceral and subcutaneous fat, and also indexes “waist-hip” at the respondents, connected with the article, are found.
Conclusions: modification of lifestyle, wrong food behavior, selection of physical activity, has to be carried out taking into account the type of adipopexis and sex of students.
Romantseva, T. I. (2011), “Obesity: the obvious and likely causes”, Ozhirenie i metabolizm, No 1, pp. 5–19. (in Russ.)
Rubtsova, I. V, Kubyshkina, T. V. & Kubyshkin, V. S. (2011), “The urgency of the problem of excess weight among students”, Kultura fizicheskaya i zdorove,Voronezh, No 5, pp. 58–60. (in Russ.)
Dedov, I. I., Melnichenko, G. A. & Butrova, S. A. (2006), “Adipose tissue as an endocrine organ”, Ozhirenie i metabolism, No 1, pp. 6–10. (in Russ.)
Subbotin, D. M., Musina, S. V., Mustafina, D. A. & Yudina, N. M. (2014), “Excess body weight and its relationship with health indicators of physical readiness of students”, Mezhdunarodnyy zhurnal eksperimentalnogo obrazovaniya, No 7, P. 2, pp. 102–103. (in Russ.)
Minyaylova, N. N. (2012), Kliniko-metabolicheskie aspekty diagnostiki ozhireniya i ego razlichnykh form u detey i podrostkov: dis. d. med. n., [Clinical and metabolic aspects of the diagnosis of obesity and its different forms in children and adolescents: MD diss. ], Tomsk, 376 p. (in Russ.).
Yushkovska, O. & Dolgіyer, Ye., (2015), “Analysis of the state of health of students of the Odessa region”, Molodіzhniy naukoviy vіsnik Skhіdnoєvropeyskogo natsіonalnogo unіversitetu іmenі Lesі Ukraїnki. Fіzichne vikhovannya і sport., No 17, pp. 66–72, (in Ukr.)
Yushkovska, O. & Dolgіyer, Ye., (2014), “Study of adaptability and physical fitness of foreign students. ”, Slobozans`kij naukovo-sportivnij visnik, No 5(43), pp. 97–100. (in Ukr.)
Yushkovska, O. G., Krutsevich, T. Yu., Bezverkhnya, G. V. & Seredovska V. Yu. (2012), Samostіynі zanyattya z fіzichnogo vikhovannya [Self-employment physical education], Odesa, 364 p. (in Ukr.)
Pinkhasov, B. B., Selyatitskaya, V. G., Karapetyan, A. R. & Astrakhantseva, E. L. (2012), “Metabolic syndrome in men and women with upper or lower types of body fat distribution”, Health, Vol. 4, No 12A, pp. 1381–1389.
Yushkovska, O. G. & Seredovska, V. Yu., (2015), “Program "Physical education and health" for students of higher medical educational institutions of III–IV accreditation levels of Ukraine”, Tsentralniy metodichniy kabіnet z vishchoі medichnoі osvіti, Kyіv, 29 p. (in Ukr.)
Copyright (c) 2017 Ольга Юшковская
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Our publications make use of copyright CREATIVE COMMONS open access journals.
Authors published in this journal agree to the following terms:
1 The authors reserve the right of authorship of the work and pass the journal right of first publication of this work are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which allows others to freely distribute the published work with reference to the authors of the original work and the first publication of this magazine.
2 The authors have the right to enter into separate agreements for additional non-exclusive distribution of work in the form in which it was published the magazine (such as work place electronic repository institution or publish as part of the monograph), provided that the reference to the first publication of this magazine.