hrp0097p1-63 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2023

The effectiveness of novel E-Health applications for the management of obesity in childhood and adolescence during the COVID-19 outbreak in Greece

Ramouzi Eleni , Koutaki Diamanto , Paltoglou Georgios , Tragomalou Athanasia , Vourdoumpa Aikaterini , Manou Maria , Kassari Penio , Tzounakou Anastasia , Charmandari Evangelia

Background: The prevalence of childhood obesity has recently increased, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to lifestyle changes as a result of public health regulations and guidelines introduced by governments worldwide.Objective: To investigate the effectiveness of novel e-Health applications in addressing childhood obesity prior to and during the Covid-19 outbreak.Pa...

hrp0089p2-p154 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2018

Hair Cortisol Concentrations in Overweight and Obese Children and Adolescents

Genitsaridi Sofia , Karampatsou Sofia , Papageorgiou Ifigeneia , Mantzou Aimilia , Paltoglou Georgios , Kourkouti Christie , Papathanasiou Chryssanthi , Kassari Penio , Nicolaides Nicolas C , Charmandari Evangelia

Background: Obesity in childhood and adolescence represents a major health problem of our century that has reached epidemic proportions globally during the last decades. In obese subjects, a relatively high cortisol output in urine has been observed compared to nonobese individuals. However, cortisol concentrations in blood, saliva, and urine in association with obesity have not been consistent across studies. Hair cortisol concentrations (HCC) determined in scalp hair provide...