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stroke risk

... those are separated tables and there's no relation between those two. So there is no link shown in your datasets e. I'm not sure which BMI is overweight and which is obese, but unless <23 is overweight, no

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by JackBean
Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stroke risk
Replies: 5
Views: 4215

stroke risk

... of 122/73 are less likely to get a stroke than the general population. d. Blood pressure increases progessively with a higher BMI. e. Men who are overweight, have no increased risk of having a stroke, provided they are not obese. The question asks for statements that are supported by the data. ...

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by zak
Thu Nov 07, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stroke risk
Replies: 5
Views: 4215

Adiposity and Disease

Adiposity or morbid overweight is an illness with a lot of different causes. We generally speak of adiposity if the concerned person has a so-called “body-mass-index” (BMI) of more than 30 kg/m². Scientific findings have shown that ...

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by einfopedia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:28 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Adiposity and Disease
Replies: 2
Views: 3078

Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... a child still in grade-school. - My metabolism is much faster than most people. I (used to) eat greater amounts of food than a lot of people (even overweight people) and never seemed to gain weight. I've always been incredibly lean. Plus, I digest food faster than I've been told I should. I believe ...

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by IamAnAlien
Sun Nov 20, 2011 8:54 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 25
Views: 45095

Anyone have any good diet tips/plans

... is bigger than "positive" ones to ensure that you actually lose weight. With this method you lose weight slowly, but if you are only bit overweight it's okay. The outcome is good and you don't have to be hungry all the time and your strength and energy levels stay good. In a nutshell: ...

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by biohazard
Thu Dec 16, 2010 7:52 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Anyone have any good diet tips/plans
Replies: 9
Views: 14960
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