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  • Diabetes
  • The National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) states that women with waist-hip ratios of more than 0.8, and men with more than 1.0, are at increased health risk because of their fat distribution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some overweight men and women with very large waists have the same risk of diabetes as obese people, says researcher Claudia Langenberg, MD, PhD, of the Institute of Metabolic Science, Addenbrooke's Hospital, in Cambridge, England. (ajc.com)
  • Overweight women with a large waist (35-plus) and overweight men with a large waist (40-plus) had a 10-year incidence of diabetes similar to that of obese people. (ajc.com)
  • Obese men with a large waist (40-plus) were 22 times more likely to develop diabetes than men with a low-normal BMI (18.5-22.4) and a smaller waist (less than 37 inches). (ajc.com)
  • Obese women with a large waist (35-plus) were nearly 32 times as likely to get diabetes than women of low-normal weight and a smaller waist (less than 31 inches). (ajc.com)
  • It can be difficult to measure the waist exactly the same way each time, says James T. Lane, MD, the Harold Hamm chair in clinical diabetes research at the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma. (ajc.com)
  • pregnancy
  • Also, in case the waist is convex rather than concave, such as is the case in pregnancy, different body types, and obesity, the waist may be measured at a horizontal level 1 inch above the navel. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Kylie Jenner's latest Instagram selfie, she not only flaunted her incredibly small post-pregnancy waist, but she showed fans she didn't need a bikini to show off that incredible figure . (inquisitr.com)
  • Her tightly-fitted black outfit comes complete with a matching black purse strapped tightly around her tiny post-pregnancy waist. (inquisitr.com)
  • risk
  • Obese people, with a BMI of 30 or more, and non-obese individuals with large waists are considered at higher risk. (ajc.com)
  • body
  • This is the part of the hip bone at the side of the waist not at the front of the body. (diabetes.ca)
  • person
  • The @flySFO #SFFDSFO UNITS SAVE MAN AND DOG off North Acess road land units & shallow draft response vessel responded and assisted the person (above waists deep water and mud) out of the mud and then tracked and rescued the dog. (mercurynews.com)
  • large
  • A large waist is 35 inches or more in a woman and 40 inches or more in a man. (ajc.com)
  • modern
  • After all, aren't waist trainers just modern day corsets ? (yahoo.com)
  • Modern slim fit provides supreme comfort and movability with adjustable waist, Husqvarna Tech-Knee, pre-bent knees and ventilation openings. (husqvarna.com)
  • birth
  • Is it safe for Kylie Jenner to be using a waist trainer so soon after giving birth? (yahoo.com)