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Waist Size Linked To Diabetes Risk In Adult Men

Waist Size Linked To Diabetes Risk In Adult Men The circumference of a man's waist is a better predictor of his risk of... Read More

Waist-hip Ratio Should Replace Body Mass Index As Indicator Of Mortality Risk In Older People

Waist-hip Ratio Should Replace Body Mass Index As Indicator Of Mortality Risk In Older People Older people with high... Read More

Homologation criterion between the scapular and pelvic waists and their associated structures

PELLEGRINO, F., TANGELSON, C., GALLIANO, L. et al. The waists are studied customarily in separated form together with the... Read More

The Sonoma Diet: Trimmer Waist, Better Health in Just 10 Days!

 The Sonoma Diet: Trimmer Waist, Better Health in Just 10 Days!   ... Read More

A bulging midriff roughly doubles women’s chances of gallstone surgery

Central adiposity, regional fat distribution, and the risk of cholecystectomy in women - Gut 2006; doi... Read More

Abdominal fat linked to higher death rate in men, new study shows

Abdominal fat linked to higher death rate in men, new study shows KINGSTON, Ont. - A new study by Queen's University... Read More

Amoebas Use "Midwives" To Reproduce

Giving birth has never been easy. Nature seems to have decided that whoever wants to procreate should put in an effort.... Read More

Variations in Body Composition and Plasma Lipids in Response to a High-Carbohydrate Diet

Abstract Objective: To examine the extent to which variations in body composition modulate changes in the lipid profile in... Read More

Physical beauty involves more than good looks

MADISON, Wis. -- There is more to beauty than meets the stranger's eye, according to results from three studies examining... Read More

Pedicle

Definition noun, plural: pedicles (1) (botany) The stalk of a flower. (2) (entomology) The waist of the ant bearing one or... Read More

Pedicel

Definition noun, plural: pedicels (1) (botany) The stalk of a flower. (2) (entomology) The waist of the ant bearing one or... Read More

Paleontologists discover new mammal from Mesozoic Era

Animals shows intermediate ear structure in evolution of modern mammals An international team of American and Chinese... Read More

Veil

veil 1. Something hung up, or spread out, to intercept the view, and hide an object; a cover; a curtain; especially, a... Read More

Anchor

Anchor 1. A iron instrument which is attached to a ship by a cable (rope or chain), and which, being cast overboard, lays... Read More

Petiole

Definition noun, plural: petioles (1) (botany) The stalk at the base of the leaf blade, attaching and supporting the leaf... Read More

Gang

Gang 1. A going; a course. 2. A number going in company; hence, a company, or a number of persons associated for a... Read More

Apron

Apron 1. An article of dress, of cloth, leather, or other stuff, worn on the fore part of the body, to keep the clothes... Read More

Ant

Ant Definition An ant is an insect belonging to the family Formicidae. It belongs to the order Hymenoptera, together with... Read More

Plastron

plastron 1. A piece of leather stuffed or padded, worn by fencers to protect the breast. 3. An iron breastplate, worn under... Read More

Slender

slender 1. Small or narrow in proportion to the length or the height; not thick; slim; as, a slender stem or stalk of a... Read More

Ultrametabolism: The Simple Plan for Automatic Weight Loss by M. Hyman

Ultrametabolism: The Simple Plan for Automatic Weight Loss   ... Read More

Researchers find that screening children for heart disease risk helps to identify parents at risk

Screening children could lead to interventions to reduce risk of disease Screening children for risk factors associated with... Read More

Increased glucose level is a strong risk factor for colorectal cancer

Diabetes is a very common illness that affects more than 20 million people in the U.S. and it is estimated an additional... Read More

Your brain and hormones may conspire to make you fat

Why do some people get fat even when they eat relatively little? What creates that irresistible urge for a bag of potato... Read More

The Fat Flush Plan

The Fat Flush Plan      AUTHORS:  ... Read More

Exercise Important in Reducing Size of Abdominal Fat Cells, Research Shows

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Reducing the size of abdominal fat cells – which are a risk factor for diabetes and heart disease... Read More

Healthy Potato Chips: A Trans Fat Oil With Health Benefits

For plenty of good reasons, the term "trans fat" leaves a bad taste in the mouths of health-conscious consumers.... Read More

Stress May Cause Excess Abdominal Fat In Otherwise Slender Women, Study Conducted At Yale Shows

Stress May Cause Excess Abdominal Fat In Otherwise Slender Women, Study Conducted At Yale Shows Non-overweight women who... Read More

Location of body fat associated with cardiovascular risk even at normal body weight

CHICAGO – The distribution of body fat in older men and women is associated with metabolic syndrome, a risk factor for... Read More

Sleep deprivation doubles risks of obesity in both children and adults

Research by Warwick Medical School at the University of Warwick has found that sleep deprivation is associated with an... Read More

How Running Made Us Human: Endurance Running Let Us Evolve To Look The Way We Do

Humans evolved from ape-like ancestors because they needed to run long distances perhaps to hunt animals or scavenge... Read More

Big hips, big belly? It’s in your genes

Big hips, big belly? It's in your genes, Joslin-led study shows Obesity, body fat distribution more in your genes than... Read More

Calcium Lowers Cardiovascular Risk In People On A Weight Loss Program, Study Finds

Université Laval Faculty of Medicine researchers have discovered that taking calcium and vitamin D supplements while on a... Read More