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having a large belly

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However significantly higher leptin levels were observed in females and subjects with obesity, especially central obesity.
Ethnic differences and determinants of diabetes and central obesity among South Asians of Pakistan.
The central obesity was also significantly associated with Diabetes (Table-III).
To examine associations between transportation noise exposure and incidence of central obesity as well as overweight, we used Poisson regression models estimating incidence rate ratios (IRRs) and 95% CIs.
While clinicians have access to whole body DXA scanners at most hospitals, portable DXA scanners have become available on the commercial market and this may allow regional bone and fat scanning, however it may not be the most reliable for measuring central obesity," she concluded.
From our study, we can see that prevalence of HTN was increasing in rural areas, and the common risk factors identified for development of HTN were male gender, aged more than 45 years and above, lack of exercise or sedentary lifestyle, high BMI, and central obesity.
Researchers suggest that anyone with central obesity, no matter what their BMI, should "take steps to reduce this fat.
Normal weight central obesity and risk for mortality.
Obesity defined by BMI (body mass index) or measures of central obesity, such as waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist circumference, is associated with increased total and cardiovascular mortality,' Dr.
The main clinical manifestations are rod-cone dystrophy (retinitis pigmentosa), postaxial polydactyly, central obesity, mental retardation, hypogonadism, and renal dysfunction.
The researchers defined metabolic syndrome based on National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP-ATP III) criteria, which include measures for central obesity, hypertension, and elevated blood levels of glucose, triglycerides, and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, Dr.
Metabolic syndrome is a disorder characterized by central obesity (aka a spare tire), insulin resistance, glucose intolerance, blood fat disorders, and high blood pressure.
Waist circumference, waist/height ratio, and neck circumference as parameters of central obesity assessment in children].
The conicity index (C index), which assesses the relationship between body weight, height, and waist circumference, is a key indicator of central obesity.
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