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Brian Tyo, Rebecca Spataro-Kearns and David R. Bassett Jr.

African American women have higher rates of obesity as measured by body mass index (BMI; BMI ≥30 kg·m −2 ) ( Flegal, Kruszon-Moran, Carroll, Fryar, & Ogden, 2016 ; Ladabaum, Mannalithara, Myer, & Singh, 2014 ; Ogden, Carroll, Kit, & Flegal, 2014 ). For example, according to National Health and

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Alis Bonsignore, David Field, Rebecca Speare, Lianne Dolan, Paul Oh and Daniel Santa Mina

to compare the CR outcomes of men with CVD and PCa to men with CVD without a history of PCa, including cardiorespiratory fitness (measured as VO 2 peak), cardiac hemodynamic profiles, body fat percentage, and body mass index (BMI). Methods Study Design This is a retrospective, longitudinal

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Vernon M. Grant, Emily J. Tomayko, Ronald J. Prince, Kate Cronin and Alexandra Adams

in AI children and adults were examined, including the novel obesity risk factors stress and sleep. We hypothesized an inverse relationship between body mass index (BMI), adult age, screen time, and stress (adults only) with PA in adults and children. We also hypothesized that sleep would have a

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Ryan D. Burns, Youngwon Kim, Wonwoo Byun and Timothy A. Brusseau

.11.5 software program (ActiGraph Corp, Pensacola, FL) was used to initialize, download, process, and store accelerometer data. Health-Related Fitness Assessment Body mass index (BMI) was calculated by dividing students’ weight in kilograms by the square of their height in meters (kg/m 2 ). Height was measured

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Lee Smith, Brendon Stubbs, L. Hu, Nicola Veronese, Davy Vancampfort, Genevieve Williams, Domenico Vicinanza, Sarah E. Jackson, Li Ying, Guillermo F. López-Sánchez and Lin Yang

LTPA with inflammatory markers in US adults? The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between levels of active transport and LTPA with CRP, WBC count, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, and lipids in a large representative sample of adults residing in the United States

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Peter T. Katzmarzyk and Amanda E. Staiano

children who met the guidelines had a lower average body mass index (BMI) and lower odds of obesity. 7 Further, a recent study using data from the Canadian Health Measures Survey reported that 17% of 6- to 17-year-old children were meeting the guidelines, and those who met all 3 components of the

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Aurora de Fátima G.C. Mafra Cabral, Marcelo Medeiros Pinheiro, Charlles H.M. Castro, Marco Túlio De Mello, Sérgio Tufik and Vera Lúcia Szejnfeld

cardiopulmonary exercise test on a treadmill (Life Fitness 9700HR; Life Fitness, Schiller Park, IL, USA). All subjects performed the test in the morning. Weight in kg was measured using a digital scale and height (in meters) were used to calculate body mass index (BMI) in kg/m 2 . Medical evaluation was performed

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Yara Fidelix, Mara C. Lofrano-Prado, Leonardo S. Fortes, James O. Hill, Ann E. Caldwell, João P. Botero and Wagner L. do Prado

criteria were age between 13 and 18 years, pubertal stage (stage 3 or 4), and body mass index (BMI) >95th percentile for sex and age. 15 Exclusion criteria were weight >120 kg (limitation of the training equipment); genetic, metabolic, or endocrine disorders associated with obesity (self-reported or

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Alexandra Valencia-Peris, Joan Úbeda-Colomer, Jorge Lizandra, Carmen Peiró-Velert and José Devís-Devís

analyses, these categories were recodified as low-medium SES and high SES. Body mass index (BMI) was calculated and recorded as weight (kg)/height (m 2 ) using a Stadiometer (model 1-S-B, 6615; Medi-waves Inc, Sonipat, Haryana) and a digital scale (Soehnle Body Balance Comfort F5; Soehnle, Nassau, Germany

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André Luiz Galvim, Isabela Martins Oliveira, Tatiane Vieira Martins, Leonardo Moreira Vieira, Natália Caroline Cerri, Natália Oiring de Castro Cezar, Renata Valle Pedroso and Grace Angélica de Oliveira Gomes

sociodemographic information collection, including age group, sex, and schooling; socioeconomic information, including individual income; and information on health condition, including incidence of NCCD. The weight, height, and body mass index (BMI) of the participants were evaluated. Adhesion to the Program At