X Yang

Summary

Affiliation: LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal associations between changes in physical activity and depressive symptoms in adulthood: the young Finns study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Viitaniementie 15a, 40720, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Behav Med 21:908-17. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Active commuting from youth to adulthood and as a predictor of physical activity in early midlife: the young Finns study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland Electronic address
    Prev Med 59:5-11. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Moderating effects of leisure-time physical activity on the association between job strain and depressive symptoms: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 54:303-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Leadership component of type A behavior predicts physical activity in early midlife
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Viitaniementie 15, 40720, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Behav Med 19:48-55. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal effects of physical activity history on metabolic syndrome
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1424-31. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Sustained participation in youth sport decreases metabolic syndrome in adulthood
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1219-26. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The benefits of sustained leisure-time physical activity on job strain
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Centre for Sport and Health Sciences, Yliopistonkatu 20, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:369-75. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained involvement in youth sports activities predicts reduced chronic job strain in early midlife
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 52:1154-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Testing a model of physical activity and obesity tracking from youth to adulthood: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:521-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal associations between changes in physical activity and depressive symptoms in adulthood: the young Finns study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Viitaniementie 15a, 40720, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Behav Med 21:908-17. 2014
    ..Although previous studies have associated physical activity (PA) with lower depressive symptoms, the combined effects of the (1) frequency, (2) intensity, and (3) duration of long-term PA have not been examined in detail...
  2. ncbi request reprint Active commuting from youth to adulthood and as a predictor of physical activity in early midlife: the young Finns study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland Electronic address
    Prev Med 59:5-11. 2014
    ..The aims of the study were to describe the stability of active commuting (AC) behavior (i.e., walking and cycling) over 27years and examine the relationship between AC and physical activity (PA) from youth to early midlife...
  3. ncbi request reprint Moderating effects of leisure-time physical activity on the association between job strain and depressive symptoms: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 54:303-9. 2012
    ..We examined whether long-term leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) has a moderating effect on the association between job strain and depressive symptoms using prospective data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Leadership component of type A behavior predicts physical activity in early midlife
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Viitaniementie 15, 40720, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Behav Med 19:48-55. 2012
    ..Research on the long-term effects of Type A behavior and its components in the prediction of physical activity in adulthood is scarce and there is a lack of prospective data that are able to show such an association...
  5. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal effects of physical activity history on metabolic syndrome
    Xiaolin Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1424-31. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of physical activity and its changes over a 9-yr follow-up to the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in 2060 young adults (24-39 yr) enrolled in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sustained participation in youth sport decreases metabolic syndrome in adulthood
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1219-26. 2009
    ..to explore the effect of organized youth sport on metabolic syndrome (MetS) in adulthood...
  7. ncbi request reprint The benefits of sustained leisure-time physical activity on job strain
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Centre for Sport and Health Sciences, Yliopistonkatu 20, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:369-75. 2010
    ..The long-term effects of leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) on job strain have not been assessed in a large prospective population-based cohort study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained involvement in youth sports activities predicts reduced chronic job strain in early midlife
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 52:1154-9. 2010
    ..We examined the long-term effects of youth leisure time physical activity (LTPA) and sports participation on the prevalence of chronic work stress in adulthood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Testing a model of physical activity and obesity tracking from youth to adulthood: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study
    X Yang
    LIKES Research Center, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:521-7. 2007
    ..To test a potential model of the relationship between physical activity and obesity from youth to adulthood...