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  • adipose
  • The breast is comprised of adipose tissue and dense fibroglandular tissue, and women with a high percentage dense breast area (%DBA) or absolute dense breast area (ADBA) measured by mammography are at an increased risk of breast cancer. (beds.ac.uk)
  • prevalence
  • 9 Among participants in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS) and the Study of Fat Redistribution and Metabolic Change in HIV Infection (FRAM), the prevalence of increased abdominal fat was quite high even among HIV-negative participants. (thebodypro.com)
  • serum
  • We genotyped 23 common single nucleotide polymorphisms in IGF1, IGFBP1, IGFBP3 and IGFALS, and measured serum levels of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 in samples of cases and controls. (openrepository.com)
  • study
  • Anthropometric measures, endogenous sex steroids and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a study within the EPIC cohort. (openrepository.com)
  • In the present study we investigated the combined effects of a weight loss regimen utilizing a meal replacement (soy-yoghurt-honey preparation) and a guided physical activity program on anthropometric measures and metabolic risk factors in pre- and postmenopausal women. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Only one previous study has evaluated the association of height with %DBV and ADBV [ 16 ], and in that study height was positively associated with both measures of breast density. (beds.ac.uk)
  • high
  • It gives you an idea of your abdominal fat - the one that increases your risk of having diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, and that's very important," Dr. Burguera says. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • extent
  • However, the extent to which abdominal fat deposit is related to sudden death and is a better risk marker of sudden death than overall fat localization is unknown. (ahajournals.org)
  • women
  • den Besten C, Vansant G, Weststrate JA, Deurenberg P. Resting metabolic rate and diet-induced thermogenesis in abdominal and gluteal-femoral obese women before and after weight reduction. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • However
  • However, increased abdominal fat in smokers may simply reflect underlying differences in the lifestyle habits between smokers and nonsmokers, such as alcohol and caloric intake, physical activity, or educational level. (wiley.com)
  • levels
  • 80%) of men with waist circumference values ≥90 cm and with elevated TG levels (≥2.0 mmol/L) were characterized by the atherogenic metabolic triad. (ahajournals.org)
  • Antibodies to Helicobacter pylori and vitamin C levels were measured in a sub-sample of cases and matched controls included in a nested case-control within the cohort. (openrepository.com)