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How to Measure Your Waist Circumference and Waist-to-Hip Ratio dummies.
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Waist-to-hip Ratio Calculator myDr.com.au.
Measuring your waist-to-hip ratio is an easy way to see how much weight you are carrying around your abdomen as opposed to around your hips. It is designed for people aged 18 years and older. Click to print Opens in new window.
Waist Measurement vs Body Mass Index Cancer Council Victoria.
A waistline measurement is a better indication of fat distribution. BMI doesn't' provide an accurate measure of fat versus muscle mass. Our research shows that a waistline of more than 94cm for men and 80cm for women increases the risk for some types of cancer, while a waistline of more than 102cm for men and 88cm for women greatly increases your risk. Many people measure their waist incorrectly in the wrong spot, or rely on their belt or trouser size, which is often inaccurate.
Waist Size Matters Obesity Prevention Source Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Women typically accumulate fat around the hips and thighs to develop a pear shaped body type although they can certainly develop apple-shaped body types as well. The two most common ways to measure abdominal obesity are waist circumference and waist size compared to hip size, also known as the waist-to-hip ratio.
Waist Measurement: How To Measure Your Waist Circumference.
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Waist size may be a predictor of life expectancy Mayo Clinic.
Specifically this data showed that men with a waist circumference of 43 inches 110 centimeters had more than a 50 percent greater risk of death than did men with a 37-inch 94-centimeter waist. For women, those with a 37-inch 94centimeter waist had an 80 percent higher risk of death than did women with a 27.5-inch 70-centimeter waist.
WAIST noun definition and synonyms Macmillan Dictionary.
Adjectives frequently used with waist narrow, slender, slim, small, thin, tiny. The sequinned dress showed off her slim waist. Definition and synonyms of waist from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Education. This is the British English definition of waist.
Measuring Your Waist Cigna.
Waist circumference is an indirect indicator of intra-abdominal fat tissue, often called visceral fat. A large waist circumference is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and cardiovascular disease because of excess abdominal fat.

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