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ea0049ep677 | Obesity | ECE2017

Effects of mediterranean diet in obese patients with metabolic syndrome and depression

Dimitrijevic-Sreckovic Vesna , Janeski Hristina , Sreckovic Branko , Soldatovic Ivan , Nesovic Nevena , Vujovic Milica

Introduction: Central obesity is the source of inflammatory factors, causing endothelial dysfunction. In central nervous system, inflammatory factors mediate neurotransmitter metabolism promoting excitotoxicity and increase oxidative stress, and a major clinical symptom is depression. Mediterranean diet (MD) resulted as a good prevention method for depression.Aim: To examine the relationship of depression with abdominal obesity and metabolic syndrome (MS...