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E. Kipling Webster, Leah E. Robinson and Danielle D. Wadsworth

significantly lower body fat at age 5. Less active preschoolers tend to have a higher body mass index (BMI) than their more active peers 12 , 13 ; conversely, greater participation in physical activity is associated with a healthier body weight. 7 , 13 Preschoolers with a higher BMI also tend to be less

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Rachel G. Curtis, Dorothea Dumuid, Timothy Olds, Ronald Plotnikoff, Corneel Vandelanotte, Jillian Ryan, Sarah Edney and Carol Maher

association of time-use compositions with physical and mental well-being in a sample of young and middle-aged adults. Specifically, this study aimed to (1) examine whether time-use composition was associated with body mass index (BMI); physical and mental health–related quality of life (QoL); and symptoms of

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David P. Looney, Mark J. Buller, Andrei V. Gribok, Jayme L. Leger, Adam W. Potter, William V. Rumpler, William J. Tharion, Alexander P. Welles, Karl E. Friedl and Reed W. Hoyt

prescribed in Army Regulation 70–25. All research was conducted under the oversight of Institutional Review Boards. Model Development The updated model development dataset included data from 25 volunteers (age, 23 ± 3 yrs; height, 1.72 ± 0.07 m; body mass, 68.5 ± 8.1 kg). The sample included three women (age

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Laura K. Fewell, Riley Nickols, Amanda Schlitzer Tierney and Cheri A. Levinson

effectiveness of integrating exercise in treatment. Exercise has been shown to reinforce weight gain and increase body mass index (BMI) in inpatients with anorexia nervosa (AN) and supervised aerobic and strength training exercises have been shown to effectively reduce eating disorder symptoms ( Calogero

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Laura K. Fewell, Riley Nickols, Amanda Schlitzer Tierney and Cheri A. Levinson

Restrictive Food Intake Disorder; Rumination = Rumination Disorder; LOS = Length of Stay in days for the total number of days in either residential and/or partial hospitalization programming; admit BMI = Admission Body Mass Index. Procedures This study was approved by the Institutional Review Board at

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Xiaolin Yang, Irinja Lounassalo, Anna Kankaanpää, Mirja Hirvensalo, Suvi P. Rovio, Asko Tolvanen, Stuart J.H. Biddle, Harri Helajärvi, Sanna H. Palomäki, Kasper Salin, Nina Hutri-Kähönen, Olli T. Raitakari and Tuija H. Tammelin

-time trajectory classes, and (3) to examine gender differences in such associations with taking into account age, education, body mass index (BMI), and smoking. Methods Participants The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study is an ongoing longitudinal population-based study consisting of 6 cohorts born in 1962

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Kingsley K. Akinroye and Ade F. Adeniyi

<2 Hrs/Day was reported among 21.1% of children and youth, 2-6 Hrs/day among 63.1% and >6 Hrs/day only among 15.8% of the population. Physical Fitness INC There is no sufficient data to arrive at a grade for the target population. The only data available on fitness related parameters was on body mass

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Yang Liu, Yan Tang, Zhen-Bo Cao, Jie Zhuang, Zheng Zhu, Xue-Ping Wu, Li-Juan Wang, Yu-Jun Cai, Jia-Lin Zhang and Pei-Jie Chen

. Physical activity, physical fitness, and body mass index in the Chinese child and adolescent populations: An update from the 2016 Physical Activity and Fitness in China—The Youth Study. J Sport Health Sci . 2017 ; 6 ( 4 ): 381 – 383 . doi:10.1016/j.jshs.2017.09.011 30356661 10.1016/j.jshs.2017.09.011 6

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Meghan Edwards and Paul Loprinzi

probability design. In all models, the following covariates were included age, sex, race/ethnicity, physician-diagnosed hypertension, total- and low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol concentrations, body mass index, smoking status, and cholesterol-lowering medication. A multiplicative interaction between MVPA

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Diego Augusto Santos Silva, Diego Giulliano Destro Christofaro, Gerson Luis de Moraes Ferrari, Kelly Samara da Silva, Nelson Nardo, Roberto Jerônimo dos Santos Silva, Rômulo Araújo Fernandes and Valter Cordeiro Barbosa Filho

Organization’s (WHO) 10 body mass index (BMI)-for-age reference standards. Direct measures of weight and height for the calculation of BMI. Obesity was investigated for being considered a public health problem, one of the causes being physical inactivity. This indicator, obesity, is not addressed in the