Relation between self-reported weight cycling history, dieting and bio-behavioral health in Japanese adult males

Authors:Wakui, S., Odagiri, Y., Takamiya, T., Inoue, S., Kato, R., Ohya, Y. and Shimomitsu, T.
"These findings suggest that a history of weight cycling in men, regardless of current weight status, is associated with adverse bio-behavioral health. The risk for several liver enzyme abnormalities associated with weight cycling history was substantial, independent of relative body weight and lifestyle factors."