The CROES percutaneous nephrolithotomy global study: The influence of body mass index
Obesity (a body mass index
at or above 30 kg/m2) was linked to a 50% higher chance that people would have two or more of these non-AIDS conditions.
Overall, the trends indicate that in many high income countries, action to reduce blood pressure and cholesterol is having an impact, but there is a need to do more on body mass index
and managing diabetes.
A British study published in Lancet in 2009 found that people with a body mass index
from 30 to 35 die about three years earlier than normal, while those who were morbidly fat, with an index above 40, die about a decade earlier.
At Cincinnati Children's and other centers, adolescents who are candidates for bariatric surgery must have a body mass index
of at least 40 kg/[m.
Mickelson, 6ft 3in, has trimmed himself down to 200lb, yielding a body mass index
The investigational device could provide a much-anticipated opportunity for Americans ineligible for adjustable gastric banding procedures because they do not have a body mass index
of 35 or above," Smith said.
The new Full Body Sensor body composition monitor and scale (HBF-516) from Omron also does more than just calculate weight; it uses six electrodes at hands and feet to measure seven fitness indicators, including body age, body fat, visceral fat (a warning sign for heart disease and Type II diabetes), skeletal muscle, body mass index
and resting metabolism.
There were no statistical differences in terms of gender, age, body mass index
, comorbidities, and duration of procedure.
Information was gathered on the interval between the two pregnancies, education level, height, whether a smoker or not, and change in body mass index
between the two pregnancies.
To make sure you're not aiming for an unhealthy or unrealistic goal, you should plug your height and desired weight into a Body Mass Index
Calculator, or look on a Body Mass Index
Members of that group lost an average of 2 pounds, lowered their blood pressure by almost 10 percent, and displayed drops in body-fat percentage, body mass index
, and waist-to-hip ratio.