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*  United States Marine Corps Physical Fitness Test
CFT and body composition rules". Marine Corps Times. http://www.marines.mil/Portals/59/Publications/MCBUL%206100%20DTD% ... A successful pull-up is performed without excess motion, the body rising until the chin is above the bar, and body lowered back ... One crunch is completed when the upper body is lifted until both arms touch the thighs and then lowered until the shoulder ... The pull-up begins at the "dead-hang" with arms extended and the body hanging motionless. ...
*  Bioelectrical impedance analysis
... (BIA) is a commonly used method for estimating body composition, and in particular body fat. ... technology may be acceptable for determining body composition of groups and for monitoring changes in body composition within ... "Accuracy of Bioelectrical Impedance Consumer Devices for Measurement of Body Composition in Comparison to Whole Body Magnetic ... which can be used to estimate fat-free body mass and, by difference with body weight, body fat. Many of the early research ...
*  Management of obesity
"The impact of five-month basic military training on the body weight and body fat of 197 moderately to severely obese ... February 2009). "Comparison of weight-loss diets with different compositions of fat, protein, and carbohydrates". N. Engl. J. ... They subject the body to starvation and produce an average weekly weight loss of 1.5-2.5 kilograms (3.3-5.5 lb). These diets ... An average maintained weight loss of more than 3 kg (6.6 lb) or 3% of total body mass could be sustained for five years. ...
*  Body composition
Body volume index Body mass index "composition of the body - FREE composition of the body information , Encyclopedia.com: Find ... in body composition testing. Total body scans using DEXA give accurate and precise measurements of body composition, including ... "Body Composition Tests". www.heart.org. Retrieved 2015-11-25. Siri William E (1956). "The gross composition of the body". ... "Normal ranges of body weight and body fat". human-kinetics. Retrieved 2015-11-25. "Examples of Body Composition Exercises". ...
*  Diet-induced obesity model
Changes in the composition of the body are accompanied by hormonal changes. High levels of leptin and insulin are produced; at ... The outcome measure of obesity is usually either the gain of body weight or body fat. The body weight gain is quantified using ... Schemmel, R.; Mickelsen, O.; Gill, J. L. (1970-09-01). "Dietary obesity in rats: Body weight and body fat accretion in seven ... One such side effect is that the body gains more fat cells. The increased number of fat cells persists even after the diet ...
*  Army Body Composition Program
The Army Body Composition Program (ABCP) is covered in Army Regulation (AR) 600-9. ABCP is a United States Army program that ... Body Composition and Physical Performance: Applications For the Military Services. Washington (DC): National Academies Press ( ... "The Army Body Composition Program" The Army Weight Control Program was first published on 1 September 1986. The primary goal of ... Army Regulation 600-9 The Army Body Composition Program, Washington, DC: Headquarters, Department of the Army, 28 June 2013 ...
*  Composition of the human body
List of organs of the human body Hydrostatic weighing Dietary element Composition of blood List of human blood components Body ... The composition of the human body can be viewed on an atomic and molecular scale as shown in this article. The estimated gross ... Body composition may be analyzed in terms of molecular type e.g., water, protein, connective tissue, fats (or lipids), ... ISBN 0-07-110595-6. "Elemental Composition of the Human Body" by Ed Uthman, MD Retrieved 17 June 2016 Frausto Da Silva, J. J. R ...
*  Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders
Body composition assessment. End-points in clinical trials including Patient-reported outcomes. Nutrition. Endpoint in clinical ... The major objective was to bring together a multi-disciplinary team of experts in order to develop, as a united body, a ...
*  Effects of high altitude on humans
II: Nutrition and body composition". J. Appl. Physiol. 65 (6): 2545-51. PMID 3215854. Retrieved 2009-03-05. Kayser, B. (October ... where it is generally believed that no human body can acclimatize. The human body can perform best at sea level, where the ... However, the human body has both short-term and long-term adaptations to altitude that allow it to partially compensate for the ... The human body can adapt to high altitude through both immediate and long-term acclimatization. At high altitude, in the short ...
*  BAZ1B
"Body Composition (DEXA) Data for Baz1b". Mouse Resources Portal. www.sanger.ac.uk. External link in ,publisher= (help) Wellcome ... Mutant mice had decreased body weights compared to wildtype control mice. Mutant mice showed increased activity, VO2 and energy ...
*  Starvation response
Influence of body composition on protein and energy requirements: some new insights". Body composition techniques in health and ... Because the human brain can use ketone bodies as major fuel sources, the body is not forced to break down skeletal muscles at a ... This other source is the body's own proteins. After several days of fasting, all cells in the body begin to break down protein ... After prolonged periods of starvation the body has depleted its body fat and begins to burn primarily lean tissue and muscle as ...
*  Outsider (Known Space)
Their body composition includes ultra-cold superfluid helium. Outsiders are estimated to be the most advanced species in Known ...
*  Birth weight
"GH Treatment Effects on Body Composition in SGA". Growth, Genetics & Hormones. 24 (1). May 2008. "Low birth weight diabetes ... GH therapy at a certain dose induced catch-up of lean body mass (LBM). However percentage body fat decreased in the GH-treated ... Birth weight is the body weight of a baby at its birth. The average birth weight in babies of European heritage is 3.5 ... Singhal A, Wells J, Cole TJ, Fewtrell M, Lucas A (1 March 2003). "Programming of lean body mass: a link between birth weight, ...
*  Anthropometry of the upper arm
Roy J. Shephard (1991). "Epidemiological indices, anthropometric and cadaver estimates of body composition". Body composition ... Human body composition (2nd ed.). Human Kinetics. ISBN 9780736046558. Steven B. Heymsfield; Clifford McManus; Janet Smith; ... Dorothy G. Herron; Lynn B. Greenberg (2000). "body composition". In Mathy Doval Mezey. The encyclopedia of elder care: the ... The derived measures attempt to provide better indicators of body composition and nutritional status than the principal ...
*  Animal psychopathology
Animals in the wild appear to be relatively free from eating disorders although their body composition fluctuates depending on ... Animal Models- Disorders of Eating Behaviour and Body Composition. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell; Massachusetts. ... Sugar is good because it provides energy, but if the nervous system goes through a change and the body becomes dependent on the ... In primates, mental stresses show up in the body. Primates experience psychological stresses that can elicit physiological ...
*  List of average human height worldwide
"Body Size and Composition, Lifestyle and Health Among Native Samoan Women" (PDF). Scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu. Retrieved 2016 ... "Differences in body composition between Tongans and Australians: time to rethink the healthy weight ranges?" (PDF). ... Gharib NM, Shah P (2009). "Anthropometry and body composition of school children in Bahrain". Annals of Saudi Medicine. 29 ( ... March 2000). "Distribution of Body Weight, Height and Body Mass Index in a National Sample of Malaysian Adults" (PDF). Med. J. ...
*  Amino acid
Latham MC (1997). "Chapter 8. Body composition, the functions of food, metabolism and energy". Human nutrition in the ... When taken up into the human body from the diet, the 20 standard amino acids either are used to synthesize proteins and other ... "Chapter 1: Proteins are the Body's Worker Molecules". The Structures of Life. National Institute of General Medical Sciences. ... Whitmore L, Wallace BA (May 2004). "Analysis of peptaibol sequence composition: implications for in vivo synthesis and channel ...
*  Cortisol
Haas VK, Kohn MR, Clarke SD, Allen JR, Madden S, Müller MJ, Gaskin KJ (April 2009). "Body composition changes in female ... Cortisol is produced in the human body by the adrenal gland in the zona fasciculata, the second of three layers comprising the ... It is vital for structural support and is found in muscles, tendons, and joints, as well as throughout the entire body. ... Cortisol prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It is used to treat conditions resulting from ...
*  Hong Sung-taek
The Effects of Himalayan Altitude Experiences on Body Composition. Seoul,Korea: Korea University. A master´s thesis, Korea ...
*  Android fat distribution
Laulu, M; Simmons, D; Rush, E; Plank, L; Chandu, V (Dec 17, 2004). "Body size, body composition, and fat distribution: a ... men showed greater body fat mass than women. Men showed a total body fat mass of 6.9 kg and women showed a total body fat mass ... Banerji, MA; Faridi, N; Atluri, R; Chaiken, RL; Lebovitz, HE (1999). "Body composition visceral fat, leptin and insulin ... Kirchengast, S; Huber, J (2004). "Body composition characteristics and fat distribution patterns in young infertile women". ...
*  Alp Ikizler
Body composition and physical activity in end-stage renal disease. J Ren Nutr, 17(3), 196-204, 2007 Pupim, LB, Flakoll, PJ, ... Bioelectrical impedance vs air displacement plethysmography and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry to determine body composition ... Body mass index and fat mass are the primary correlates of insulin resistance in nondiabetic stage 3-4 chronic kidney disease ... Am J Clin Nutr, 82(6), 1235-43, 2005 Pupim, LB, Heimbürger, O, Qureshi, AR, Ikizler, TA, Stenvinkel, P. Accelerated lean body ...
*  Feta
Rainer, Lisa; Heiss, Cynthia J. (2004). "Conjugated linoleic acid: Health implications and effects on body composition". ... "A comparative study of fatty acid composition and CLA concentration in commercial cheeses". Journal of Food Composition and ... These can be beneficial to almost every system of the human body. Feta also has significant amounts of vitamins A and K, folic ... Limited studies suggest it can reduce the fat in the human body, help in the prevention of diabetes, and have anti-cancer ...
*  Miwa Yanagi
These young models are all physically similar in body composition. The way they are posed shows that they are restricted on ... Yanagi's best known body of works is her first, Elevator Girls. With it, she focuses on themes of everyday life, self-identity ...
*  Cyril Y. Bowers
Endocrine Control of Body Composition in Infancy, Childhood, and Puberty. Endoc Rev 2005; 26:114-146. 25. Laferrere B, Abraham ... The Role of GHS and Ghrelin in Feeding and Body Composition. Metabolism and Obesity, Research and Clinical Applications (Ed) ... Gonadal Status and Body-Mass Index Jointly Determine GHRH/GHRP Synergy in Healthy Men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2008; 93(3):944- ... Mericq V, Cassorla F, Bowers CY, Avila A, Gonen B, Merriam G. Changes in Appetite and Body Weight in Response to Long Term Oral ...
*  Conjugated linoleic acid
Rainer L, Heiss CJ; Heiss (June 2004). "Conjugated linoleic acid: health implications and effects on body composition". J Am ... supplementation on body composition in overweight and obese individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized ... evidence that CLA has a useful benefit for overweight or obese people as it has no long-term effect on body composition. CLA ...
*  Dalziel + Scullion
In the conventions of art history, the body is something to look at: nudes; figures in the landscape; portraiture. Dalziel + ... video installation shows over 240 video portraits shot in the city of Glasgow and is accompanied Craig Armstrong's composition ... Scullion have produced a significant body of work that has been shown widely nationally and internationally including the ... Scullion say something else - the human body is something to look with. Film & Video Endlessly - 1997 - Video Installation ...
*  Dredmund the Druid
... alchemically created artificial beings of various elemental body compositions; and various ancient druidic elixirs and potions ... Dredmund the Druid sometimes wears light body armor. He has designed a wide variety of weapons thanks to both his knowledge of ... body lotion that imparts a hard rough texture to exposed skin, injuring opponents who strike the wearer; soundless egg-shaped ...