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Dianne Neumark-Sztainer, Richard F. MacLehose, Allison W. Watts, Marla E. Eisenberg, Melissa N. Laska and Nicole Larson

limitations in scientific rigor. 32 – 37 Although findings from a recent review of randomized, controlled trials suggest that yoga-based interventions for overweight participants can lead to reductions in body mass index (BMI), few studies have focused on young adults. 38 Given the increasing popularity of

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Timothy Martinson, Stephen A. Butterfield, Craig A. Mason, Shihfen Tu, Robert A. Lehnhard and Christopher J. Nightingale

investigate the possible influences of age, sex, school sport participation, and body mass index (BMI). The following were hypothesized: 1) Children with a current diagnosis of ADHD would demonstrate lower initial aerobic capacity than children without ADHD and 2) Children with ADHD will demonstrate slower

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Disa J. Smee, Anthony Walker, Ben Rattray, Julie A. Cooke, Ben G. Serpell and Kate L. Pumpa

 al., 2008 ). Given the importance of body composition and its links with health outcomes, determining appropriate, field-based assessment tools for this purpose should be a priority to assist in maintaining the occupational safety of firefighters. Firefighters who are obese, as determined by body mass index

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Joseph Peters, Ian Rice and Tyson Bull

result from unrelieved pressure, shear, friction, and wheelchair design, while associated intrinsic factors include decreased autonomic function, sensory loss, age, body mass index (BMI), and gender. Importantly, the development of PUs can drastically impact an individual’s overall well-being and quality

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Damir Zubac, Drazen Cular and Uros Marusic

that urinary dehydration markers (both field and laboratory) exhibit large variability and inconsistency (U OSM increased by ∼16% over a 7-d period) in elite youth boxers, regardless of stable body mass or adequate macronutrient intake. 11 Sing and Peters 12 reported poor correlation between

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Liam Anderson, Graeme L. Close, Ryland Morgans, Catherine Hambly, John Roger Speakman, Barry Drust and James P. Morton

contractions etc) that are not often considered when using global positioning system (GPS) data to make inferences of daily EE. Methods Overview of the Player The player is a 27-year old male professional GK (body mass 85.6 kg, height 191 cm from a headless scan, percentage body fat 11.9%, fat mass 9.8 kg

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Nick Dobbin, Jamie Highton, Samantha Louise Moss and Craig Twist

The anthropometric and physical characteristics of rugby league players, including stature, body mass, body composition, speed, strength, power, change-of-direction speed, and intermittent running ability, 1 can influence career progression, 2 , 3 discriminate between selected and nonselected

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Jungyun Hwang, I-Min Lee, Austin M. Fernandez, Charles H. Hillman and Amy Shirong Lu

The prevalence and severity of obesity continue to increase in children; currently, one third of children are overweight or obese in the United States ( 25 ). Children at a higher body mass index (BMI) are more prone to become overweight or obese adolescents and adults ( 23 ). Childhood obesity is

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Adam M. Hyde, Robert G. McMurray, Frank A. Chavoya and Daniela A. Rubin

 = 4), and unknown type with either uniparental disomy or imprinting defect ( n  = 1). Of the 9 participants with PWS, 8 were on GHRT. The controls were 9 nonsyndromal OB [defined as body mass index (BMI) ≥ 95th percentile] children aged 8–12 years and 9 NW (defined as BMI ≤ 85th percentile) children

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John H. Challis

feeding Gulliver, the Lilliputians provided him with 1,728 times as much food as the average Lilliputian; their theory being that nutritional requirements are proportional to body mass, and that body mass scales in proportion to standing height cubed ( 12 3  = 1,728 ). It turns out that metabolic energy