For example, the heritability estimate was largest for body weight
at age of 6 months and smallest for body weight
at age of 2 years.
And while these mental influences are undoubtedly part of the problem, historically there has been very little focus on how their current and past body weights
contribute to their eating disorder," he said.
4], in millimeters), and body weight
(Y, in grams) were measured at 540 days postfertilization.
Paired t-test of body weights
of PTB-2 with PTB-0 showed significantly higher mean body weight
for PTB-2 group (p<0.
Among free living people involving ad libitum diets, intake of free sugars or sugarsweetened beverages is a determinant of body weight
The study could lead to hormonal replacement therapies in which estrogen is delivered to specific parts of the brain that regulate body weight
, thereby avoiding the risks associated with full-body estrogen delivery, such as breast cancer and stroke.
If we have to pay extra for excess baggage, it's only fair that we pay extra for excessive body weight
Cook and his associates analyzed body weight
change during the 1999-2000 winter quarter in 443 men and women aged 40-69 years with doubly labeled water data who participated in the National Cancer Institute-sponsored Observing Protein and Energy Nutrition (OPEN) study.
resistance, an alternative training method, utilizes the use of static strength in order to overcome a heavy resistance (Rupnow, 1985).
To examine the association of misperceived prepregnancy body weight
status with excessive gestational weight gain, researchers studied 1537 women who had either normal or overweight/obese pre-pregnancy body mass index.
As a result, they double or nearly triple their body weight
before taking to the air.
There are also some data suggesting that the hormone leptin, which is involved in regulating body weight
and appetite, increases bone resorption (the process of losing bone).
Infants receiving soy formula have a higher intake of genistein and of soy per pound of body weight
than any other group.
One hundred one subjects who lost more than 8% of their initial body weight
were subsequently randomly assigned to a one-year double-blind CLA (3.
4 mg genistein/kg body weight
per day (Coward et al.