body weight

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Noun1.body weight - the weight of a person's body
weight - the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity
reporting weight - a person's body weight (as an athlete's) at the beginning of the season (when first reporting for practice)
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Students also had their body weight, body composition, and waist and hip circumference measured at the beginning and end of their first year of university.
As an overall conclusion, the study corroborates that schoolchildren who use backpacks should avoid carrying loads greater than 10% of their body weight. Furthermore, in a new finding, when pulling a school backpack trolley, the child should avoid carrying any load greater than 20% of their body weight.
When the estimation of live body weight by means of morphological traits in sheep was considered, reliability of the prediction procedure depends on selecting effective statistical methods.
Mortality within a month was 2.1 percent of cases, and researchers took note of the significant differences in body mass index, lean body weight, and fat mass.
Using simple correlation coefficients between body weight and morphological traits may not adequately explain all aspects of their relationships and may be misleading when investigating causal effects (Zhao et al.
Male gonads (testes) don't have as large of seasonal weight swings, and might grow to 3 or 4 percent of body weight. For a 10-pound male pike, that's about 5 or 6 ounces.
"Now, for the first time, our findings have revealed a novel pathway through which PFASs might interfere with human body weight regulation and thus contribute to the obesity epidemic," said senior author Qi Sun, assistant professor in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard University T.H.
Therefore, in the present study, to determine whether 5-HT is critical for the weight loss induced by GLP-1 receptor activation in mice, we examined the effects of liraglutide on daily food intake and body weight over 4 days in mice treated with or without the tryptophan hydroxylase inhibitor pchlorophenylalanine (PCPA) for 3 days.
Person's correlation coefficient was used to analyze the relationships between body weight and body length of the internal organs at P < 0.05.
Through mechanical unloading and by providing body weight support, LBPPT allow individuals to walk or run while reducing stress to joints in the lower legs.
74.6 37.56 in real body weight group versus 40.02 22.5 in ideal body weight group.