Weight Defined

Weight Defined

Definitions of Weighty Terms Because weight assessment does not distinguish between the body’s fat mass and fat-free mass, it is not always possible to establish a person’s body fat status precisely. The relationship between three categories of body weight and body fat can be described according to five different people categories. 1. Overweight not obese…

Staying Fit
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Staying Fit

Self-Image For most people, “overweight” and “obese” are not scientific terms, but are loaded words that trigger anxiety and frustration. Like gender and ethnicity, weight is an essential part of every person’s self-image, and when pounds go haywire, the result is distress. Our culture is, to put it mildly, preoccupied with weight. Weight gain is…

Weighing In
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Weighing In

Precise and Accurate Bathroom Scales for Home Weighing Obesity is loosely defined as accumulation of fat in body storage areas to a point where the amount stored exceeds the amount required for normal body function. Obesity Risks Obesity increases the risk of morbidity from many disorders, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease,…

Step On It
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Step On It

A Step Toward A Healthier Life Step On It is a program based on information about what works in weight loss. It also uses body fat monitors to help you chart your progress towards losing unhealthy fat. The Path to Fitness is Right at Your Own Feet – The program consists of three steps to…