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the weight of a person's body

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Main role of appel is to conquer inertia of body, push centre of body weight forwards, giving attacking leg certain initial velocity prior to attack.
To date, quite a few researchers have investigated the effects of probiotics on body weight and BMI, without a consistent result," lead author Qingqing Zhang noted.
Lactating sows were divided into six groups on the basis of body weight (190, 200, 210, 220, 230, and 240 kg) at 109 d of gestation in parity 1 (Table 1).
Different body measurements have been used to estimate body weight for Indian goats (Ulaganathan et al.
Major finding: The rate of clinical cure was similar between obese patients with vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bacteremia who received daptomycin dosing based on actual body weight or daptomycin dosing based on adjusted body weight (38.
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.
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 is the first to show that estrogen, acting through two hypothalamic neural centers in the brain, keeps female body weight in check by regulating hunger and energy expenditure.
The objective of the investigation was to predict body weight (BW) from testicular and morphological characteristics of the indigenous Mengali Sheep in Balochistan, Pakistan.
Costs to broiler producers associated with subclinical (mild) necrotic enteritis (SNE) were estimated using published information on impacts on body weight and feed conversion rate (FCR) associated with SNE and costs and revenues associated with broiler production.
This is one of only a few studies that did not find evidence for the prevention of body weight gain via physical activity across the typical daily physical activity levels observed in the general population, Chad M.
Yes/No(Y/N) effect was determined for specific combination dyads, which there were significant differences in body weight at tagging, but no difference in body weight at harvesting.
Considering the consistent trend of overweight (approximately 6570%; (2)) and obese (approximately 30%; (2)) adults in the United States, such physical activity recommendations may prove difficult to achieve given the strain the greater body weight places on the lower extremities.