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*  Waist-hip ratio - Wikipedia
The Waist-hip ratio or waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is the dimensionless ratio of the circumference of the waist to that of the ... Perfect waist-to-hip ratio is 0.7 *^ Singh, Devendra; Young, Robert K. (2001-06-27). "Body Weight, Waist-to-Hip Ratio, Breasts ... For example, a person with a 30″ (76 cm) waist and 38″ (97 cm) hips has a waist-hip ratio of about 0.78. ... Pazhoohi F., Hosseinchari M., Doyle J. F. (2012). "Iranian men's waist-to-hip ratios, shoulder-to-hip ratios, body esteem and ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waist-hip_ratio
*  Waist-hip ratio - Wikipedia
Waist-hip ratio or waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is the dimensionless ratio of the circumference of the waist to that of the hips. ... Perfect waist-to-hip ratio is 0.7 Singh, Devendra; Young, Robert K. (2001-06-27). "Body Weight, Waist-to-Hip Ratio, Breasts, ... Pazhoohi F., Hosseinchari M., Doyle J. F. (2012). "Iranian men's waist-to-hip ratios, shoulder-to-hip ratios, body esteem and ... waist and 38″ (97 cm) hips has a waist-hip ratio of about 0.79. The WHR has been used as an indicator or measure of health, and ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waist%E2%80%93hip_ratio
*  Healthy weight: BMI, waist-hip ratio, body-fat percentage
Waist-hip ratio. Waist-hip ratio, or WHR, looks at the ratio of waist circumference to hip circumference. This is an important ... The waist measurement is divided by the hip measurement. If an adult female has a 27-inch waist and 36-inch hips, her WHR is 27 ... Waist-hip ratio versus BMI. WHR will give a better idea of the risk of cardiovascular disease, compared with BMI. ... Larger waist, hips may raise women's heart attack risk A study that looked at the body shape and size of almost half a million ...
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/241371.php?sr
*  Waist-Hip Ratio Tops BMI and Waist Alone for Predicting Atherosclerosis | Medpage Today
... the waist-to-hip ratio tops body mass index and waist circumference, investigators here found. ... hip circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio. Univariate logistic regression modeling was used to determine odds ratios for ... Waist-Hip Ratio Tops BMI and Waist Alone for Predicting Atherosclerosis. MedpageToday ... 13 -- For assessing obesity's impact on atherosclerosis risk, the waist-to-hip ratio tops body mass index and waist ...
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/coronaryarterydisease/6399
*  Waist-hip Ratio Better than BMI For Gauging Obesity in Elderly - PFP media
Instead, they say, the ratio of waist size to hip size may be a better indicator when it comes to those over 70. In a new study ... Waist-hip Ratio Better than BMI For Gauging Obesity in Elderly, Body mass index (BMI) readings may not be the best gauge of ... Instead, they say, the ratio of waist size to hip size may be a better indicator when it comes to those over 70. ... researchers from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA found that the waist-to-hip circumference ratio was a better ...
http://fit-pro.com/article-1479-Waist-hip-Ratio-Better-than-BMI-For-Gauging-Obesity-in-Elderly.html
*  Genome-wide association studies in East Asians identify new loci for waist-hip ratio and waist circumference - Cebu...
2016). Genome-wide association studies in East Asians identify new loci for waist-hip ratio and waist circumference. Scientific ... Genome-wide association studies in East Asians identify new loci for waist-hip ratio and waist circumference Wen, Wanqing; Kato ... 2016). Genome-wide association studies in East Asians identify new loci for waist-hip ratio and waist circumference. Scientific ... Genome-wide association studies in East Asians identify new loci for waist-hip ratio and waist circumference ...
https://www.cpc.unc.edu/projects/cebu/pubs/231
*  Cardiovascular disease & waist-hip ratio Archives - Tissue Recovery | Tissue Recovery
... waist-hip ratio, Cholesterol, HDL Level, Heart disease, Inflammation, Waist circumference , 0 comments ... Cardiovascular disease & waist-hip ratio. Decreasing Inflammation is 1 Important Way to Increase Your Life Expectancy. Posted ... Sopler on 12:42 pm Calories, Cardiovascular disease & waist-hip ratio, Cholesterol, Diabetes, Diet, Eating, Health, Heart ... Sopler on 11:00 pm Anti-Aging, Antioxidents, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular disease & waist-hip ratio, General Health ...
https://tissuerecovery.com/category/cardiovascular-disease-and-waist-hip-ratio/
*  BMI and Alternatives (waist-to hip ratio)
... the waist-to-hip ratio should come out as no more than 0.8. Men have a little more wiggle room: a healthy waist-to-hip ratio ... or the waist hip ratio (the circumference of the waist divided by that of the hips of ,0.9 for men and ,0.85 for women) are ... BMI and Alternatives (waist-to hip ratio). News. Controlling your Weight. Recommended Links. Hypertension. Notes on Diabetis ... It definitely has glaring flaws so it should always be supplemented by measuring of the waist-to-hip ratio (WHR). BMI it ...
http://www.softpanorama.org/Skeptics/Health/Obesity/bmi_and_alternatives.shtml
*  Can body mass index, waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and waist-height ratio predict the presence of multiple metabolic...
Body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, waist-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-height ratio (WHtR) are used to predict the risk of ... Can body mass index, waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and waist-height ratio predict the presence of multiple metabolic ... Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-height ratio (WHtR) are used to predict the risk of obesity related ... Abbreviation: BMI, Body mass index (kg/m2). WHR, Waist to hip ratio. WHtR, Waist to height ratio. ...
https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2458-11-35
*  Waist-to-hip ratio determines risk of a heart attack
The waist-to-hip ratio is calculated by dividing the waist measure by the hip measure. The cut off point for cardiovascular ... The investigators looked at BMI, waist-to-hip ratio, waist measure, and hip measure in more than 27,000 people from 52 ... waist-to-hip ratio is three times stronger than BMI in predicting the risk of a heart attack. Larger waist size (which reflects ... RxPG] Waist-to-hip ratio, not body mass index (BMI), is the best obesity measure for assessing a person's risk of heart attack ...
http://www.rxpgnews.com/myocardialinfarction/Waist-to-hip_ratio_determines_risk_of_a_heart_atta_2793_2793.shtml
*  UAB - SHP - Nutrition Trends - What's Your Waist to Hip Ratio?
Men should have a waist to hip ratio slightly under a 1.0 - a .99 according to this study. Women should have a waist to hip ... Measure you hips at the widest, largest part ➢ Divide your waist measurement by your hip measurement (Waist Measurement ÷ Hip ... The idea here is that your waist should be smaller than your hips. If your waist is bigger than your hips, than you may have ... What's Your Waist to Hip Ratio? Get your tape measure and calculator. A 2006 study shows that, at least for older people, " ...
http://www.uab.edu/shp/nutritiontrends/nutrition-know-how/weight-control/waist-to-hip-ratio
*  Genetic Risk Score Mendelian Randomization Shows that Obesity Measured as Body Mass Index, but not Waist:Hip Ratio, Is Causal...
... measured as waist-hip ratio (WHR) or waist circumference (WC), may influence endometrial cancer risk, but the evidence is ... Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat ... Genetic Risk Score Mendelian Randomization Shows that Obesity Measured as Body Mass Index, but not Waist:Hip Ratio, Is Causal ... Genetic Risk Score Mendelian Randomization Shows that Obesity Measured as Body Mass Index, but not Waist:Hip Ratio, Is Causal ...
http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/25/11/1503
*  HRS: Waist-to-Hip Ratio Linked to Sudden Cardiac Death - MPR
Larger waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is associated with a significantly increased risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD), even after ... HealthDay News) - Larger waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is associated with a significantly increased risk of sudden cardiac death ( ... To investigate the association between body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), and WHR with SCD, Selcuk Adabag, MD, ...
https://www.empr.com/medical-news/hrs-waist-to-hip-ratio-linked-to-sudden-cardiac-death/article/240523/
*  Predictors of Metabolic Syndrome in the Iranian Population: Waist Circumference, Body Mass Index, or Waist to Hip Ratio?
This study aimed to investigate whether body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), or waist to hip ratio (WHR) could be a ... Predictors of Metabolic Syndrome in the Iranian Population: Waist Circumference, Body Mass Index, or Waist to Hip Ratio?. ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/cholesterol/2013/198384/abs/
*  Waist To Hip Ratio | Perfect Balance For Hips & Stomach In 2018
Identify the perfect balance between your stomach and hips in 2018. Doctors strongly prefer this measurement over BMI. ... Waist To Hip Ratio. The Waist To Hip Ratio (WHR) is being increasingly used by the medical community as a better indicator of ... Calculate Your Waist To Hip Ratio. To begin, you will need to measure your waist and hips:. Measure your waist approximately ... Pros And Cons Of Waist To Hip Ratio. Pros. Waist To Hip Ratio is superior to BMI as it emphasizes the correlation between ...
http://safedietplans.com/waist-to-hip-ratio
*  Fat depot-specific mRNA expression of novel loci associated with waist-hip ratio - Radcliffe Department of Medicine
We hypothesized that genes within recently identified loci associated with waist-hip ratio (WHR) exhibit fat depot-specific ... Objective:We hypothesized that genes within recently identified loci associated with waist-hip ratio (WHR) exhibit fat depot- ... Fat depot-specific mRNA expression of novel loci associated with waist-hip ratio ... Fat depot-specific mRNA expression of novel loci associated with waist-hip ratio ...
https://www.rdm.ox.ac.uk/publications/447233
*  The relationship of high sensitivity C-reactive protein to percent body fat mass, body mass index, waist-to-hip ratio, and...
... and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) with hs-CRP in a Taiwanese population. A total of 1669 subjects aged 40-88 years were recruited in ... After multivariate adjustment, the odds ratio for %FM was the only significant indicator that was associated with a high level ... This study compared the association of percent body fat mass (%FM), body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), ... Waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is a measure of regional fat distribution, whereas waist circumference (WC) is a measure of central ...
https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2458-10-579
*  Social support and trajectories of body mass index and waist to hip ratio from mid-adulthood to old age | Journal of...
Methods Using linear mixed models we examined whether person-level body mass index (BMI) and waist to hip ratio (WHR) ... Social support and trajectories of body mass index and waist to hip ratio from mid-adulthood to old age ... Social support and trajectories of body mass index and waist to hip ratio from mid-adulthood to old age ...
https://jech.bmj.com/content/73/2/111
*  Waist-to-hip ratio versus body mass index as predictors of fitness in women - PSY
The claim that men prefer women with low waist-to-hip ratios (WHR) has been vigorously disputed. We examine self-report data ... Waist-to-hip ratio versus body mass index as predictors of fitness in women ... The claim that men prefer women with low waist-to-hip ratios (WHR) has been vigorously disputed. We examine self-report data ... Waist-to-hip ratio versus body mass index as predictors of fitness in women ...
https://www.psy.ox.ac.uk/publications/282277
*  Association of Body Mass Index, Waist-Hip Ratio, Zinc, Copper, CD4+ T Cells Count and Viral Load in Early HIV Infection in ART...
Waist-Hip Ratio, Zinc, Copper, CD4+ T Cells Count and Viral Load in Early HIV Infection in ART Naïve HIV Infected Adults in ... In conclusion, waist-hip ratio has been identified as a more sensitive predictor and nutrition status maker than body mass ... Association of Body Mass Index, Waist-Hip Ratio, Zinc, Copper, CD4+ T Cells Count and Viral Load in Early HIV Infection in ART ... There was significant association between viral load and waist-hip ratio but not body mass index (P , 0.05). Both body mass ...
http://asrjetsjournal.org/index.php/American_Scientific_Journal/article/view/3560
*  Body mass index, waist circumference and waist-hip ratio and serum levels of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 in European women
... DSpace/ ... Objective: To examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and waist-hip ratio (WHR) with serum levels of insulinlike ... Author keywords: IGF-I, IGFBP-3, body mass index, waist-hip ratio, women ... Body height, weight, waist and hip circumferences were measured. Serum levels of IGF-I and insulin-like binding protein (IGFBP ...
https://dspace.library.uu.nl/handle/1874/12371
*  The Development of Reference Values for Waist Circumference, Waist Hip and Waist Height Ratios in Egyptian Adolescents.
Waist Hip and Waist Height Ratios in Egyptian Adolescents., Alaa Youssef Ahmed and Amany Mohammed Sayed ... The Development of Reference Values for Waist Circumference, ... Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and waist-height ratio ... waist circumference (WC), hip circumference. Then waist hip ratio (WHR) and waist height ratio (WHTR) were calculated. These ... this study aimed at measuring the waist circumference, hip circumference, waist hip ratio and waist height ratio in a ...
http://www.alliedacademies.org/articles/the-development-of-reference-values-for-waist-circumference-waist-hip-and-waist-height-ratios-in-egyptian-adolescents.html
*  Leptin and adiponectin in relation to body fat percentage, waist to hip ratio and the apoB/apoA1 ratio in Asian Indian and...
... waist to hip ratio (WHR) and the apoB/apoA1 ratio in Asian Indian men and women living in Canada. A cross-sectional study ... Using stepwise forward multiple regression, a model including TC/HDL-C ratio, WHR, BF%, hip circumference and waist ... Adiponectin concentrations in men were predicted (30.2%) by HDL-C, total cholesterol, hip circumference and BF% while in women ... In women, apoB, BF%, waist circumference and age predicted 77.5% of leptin concentration. ...
https://nutritionandmetabolism.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1743-7075-3-18
*  Calories: Recommended intake, burning calories, tips, and daily needs
Waist-hip ratio. Researchers have found that many people whose waist circumference is less than half their height have a longer ... To measure the waist, measure half-way between the lower rib and the pelvic bone at the hip. ... The result is still not perfect, as the equation does not take into account the ratio of muscle to fat. A very muscular person ... People with a smaller waist to height size have been found to have a lower risk of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, stroke, ...
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/245588.php?iacp