People battling with their weight who are unable to do aerobic exercise can hit the gym instead and still see positive results.
Despite the commonly held belief aerobic exercise is essential for weight loss, an Edith Cowan University (ECU) study conducted at the Exercise Medicine Research Institute (EMRI) has found resistance training can also have positive results – in conjunction with reducing calorie intake.
Lead researcher and PhD student Pedro Lopez said the findings showed resistance training can have a significant effect on fat mass, muscle mass and weight loss.
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2 responses to “Weights can be weapons in battle against obesity”
Wish I enjoyed weights and didn’t reinjure myself everytime I tried them.
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I agree completely. Don’t enjoy working with them at all, sadly.