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Higher Intakes of Fiber Help Prevent Weight Gain; Increases in Waist Circumference by Mary Pougnet Patient Expert   It is known that dietary fiber may play a role in obesity prevention. The role that different individual fiber sources play in weight change is less certain. In a recent paper published in the American Journal of Clinical
Men Underestimate their Waist Sizes by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Men report that their waist circumferences are an average of 3.1 inches slimmer than they actually are, according to a study from University of Leicester in England. They can die from this vanity. Storing fat...
Waist-Hip Ratio Better Predictor ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor mass index or waist circumference, is appropriate yardstick 13 sept 2009-- In high-functioning... index or waist circumference, according to a study published in the October issue of the Annals...
Waist-hip Ratio Better Than BMI ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor examined all-cause mortality risk over 12 years by BMI, waist circumference and waist-hip ratio... found no association between all-cause mortality and BMI or waist circumference; the link was only with waist-hip ratio...
Waist-Hip Ratio, Good and Bad Fats, and Heart Health by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty circumference with hip circumference. The smallest waist measurement is taken just above the navel and is divided by the hip circumference at its widest part. In a thin person, the waist is measured...
Waist size, not BMI, best predicts cardiovascular risk in children by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor - Waist circumference (or waist size), rather than the commonly used body mass index measure (BMI..., found that children with high waist circumference values (in the top 25 percent for their age and sex) were five...
Could Your Waist-Size Predict Your Heart Attack Risk? by Carolyn C. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven and waist circumference are well-known risk factors for cardiovascular disease, but the researchers believe... by dividing your weight in kilograms by your height in meters squared. Waist circumference measurements in men...
Waist Size Predicts Heart Failure by Dr. Jonny B. Doctor of Philosophy filled in questionnaires about their height, weight, waist circumference and other vital statistics... with heart disease, but waist circumference alone predicted heart disease risk regardless of other measures...
Belly Fat and Stroke Risk and Waist Measurement by Dr. Jonny B. Doctor of Philosophy called "Waist-to-Hip Ratio" (found by dividing the circumference of the widest part of the hips by the circumference of the waist). Those with the highest Waist-to-Hip ratio had nearly eight times the risk of stroke...
Men Underestimate their Waist Sizes by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Men report that their waist circumferences are an average of 3.1 inches slimmer than they actually are, according to a study from University of Leicester in England. They can die from this vanity...

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