hrp0086p2-p519 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2016

Dietary Habits of Children and Adolescents Attending an Out-Patient Clinic for the Prevention and Management of Overweight and Obesity in Greece

Georgiou Alexandra , Karampatsou Sophia , Genitsaridi Sophia , Nikolaou Mihaela , Farakla Ioanna , Papadopoulos Georgios , Giannios Christos , Nicolaides Nicolas , Papageorgiou Ifigenia , Mpoleti Olga , Koui Eleni , Tsoutsoulopoulou Konstantina , Manios Yannis , Charmandari Evangelia

Background: Obesity in childhood and adolescence represents a major health problem and its management requires a multidisciplinary approach.Objective and hypotheses: To assess the main eating habits of children and adolescents attending an Out-patient Clinic for the Prevention and Management of Overweight and Obesity in Greece, as recorded before implementing any intervention.Method: We studied 1005 children and adolescents [age ra...

hrp0094p2-185 | Fat, metabolism and obesity | ESPE2021

A Comprehensive, Multidisciplinary, Personalized, Lifestyle Intervention Program is Associated with Increased Leukocyte Telomere Length in Children and Adolescents with Overweight and Obesity

Paltoglou George , Raftopoulou Christina , Nicolaidis Nicolas , Genitsaridi Sophia , Karabatsou Sophia , Papadopoulou Marina , Kassari Penio , Charmandari Evangelia ,

Background/Aim: Leucocyte telomere length (LTL) is a robust marker of biological aging and is associated with obesity and cardiometabolic risk factors even in childhood and adolescence. The aim of the present study was to assess the effect of a structured, comprehensive, multidisciplinary, personalized, lifestyle intervention program of healthy diet and physical exercise on LTL in children and adolescents with overweight and obese.Materi...