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BFBody Fat (health statistic)
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BFBreastfeeding (infant health)
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BFBring Forward
BFBlood Flow
BFBut First (Hyper Logo command)
BFBallast Factor
BFBasal Forebrain
BFBabelfish
BFBaby Face
BFBooking Fee
BFBrett Favre (football player)
BFBeam Forming
BFBatters Faced (baseball statistic)
BFBalanced Flue (fireplaces)
BFBlast Furnace
BFBusiness Forum
BFBattlefields (Utopia game server)
BFBarrier-Free
BFBackfill (class of concrete surface finish, USACE)
BFBrought Forward
BFBaseball Field
BFBonafide (notice of intent to manufacture or import)
BFBlind Faith (book by Joe McGinniss)
BFBold Face
BFBryan Ferry (singer)
BFBlind Faith (band)
BFBreaker Failure (electrical engineering)
BFBoba Fett (Star Wars character)
BFBasse Fréquence (French: Low Frequency; radio frequency)
BFBrain Freeze
BFBad Friend
BFBad Flag
BFBackflush
BFBluefire
BFBasic Function
BFBehavioral Finance
BFBattle Force
BFBeat Frequency
BFBoiler Feed
BFBelgian Franc (unit of currency)
BFBlood Furnace (gaming, World of Warcraft)
BFBuenafuente (Spanish TV show)
BFBattle Frontier (Pokemon)
BFButterworth Filter
BFBoth Faces
BFBloody Fool
BFBlue Falcon (Dyno-Mutt)
BFBattle Field 1942 (game)
BFBomber/Fighter
BFBitch Fit
BFBack-Feed
BFBypass Filter
BFBasic Frame (NEC)
BFBrevet Federal
BFBalance Forward
BFBum Fights (game)
BFBenton Foundation
BFBoundary Function
BFBeam Fraction
BFBayerische Flugzeugwerke AG (German aircraft manufacturer)
BFBangface (London, England neo-rave club)
BFBongo Fury
BFBond Forfeiture
BFBravo Fleet (gaming)
BFBalefire (gaming)
BFBusiness Facilitator (Indian banking sector)
BFBusiness Frame (statistics, New Zealand)
BFBridging Fault
BFBalls Faced (game of Cricket)
BFBlitzen Fits (Christmas)
BFBachelor of Finance
BFBiliran Forum
BFBody Flap
BFBridge Function
BFMark Air (airline code)
BFBreastfeeding/Breastfed
BFBurning Fusion (WoW gaming Fusion Server)
BFBornhuetter-Ferguson (insurance claims method)
BFBus Fraction (Intel)
BFBryan Fury (Tekken 3 character)
BFBattery Feed
BFBoundary Facility
BFBreaker Filter (Nortel)
BFBattleforums
BFBlizzForums
BFBinary Feedback
BFBeyond Fatal (band)
BFBovine Fibrinogen
BFBlade Fold
BFBanco Filipino Savings & Mortgage Bank (Philippines)
BFBlue Faction (gaming clan)
BFBond Finger (semiconductor substrate type)
BFBranching Filter
BFBombay First
BFBachelor of Forestry
BFBellerive Foundation (Kenya)
BFBattlefield Function
BFBashkimi Për Fitoren (Union for Victory, Albania)
BFBase Funded
BFBellows Factor (photography)
BFBenign Fill (cryptography)
BFBiologijas Fakultate (Faculty of Biology)
BFBjørnefitte (Norwegian Military Winterhat)
BFBurgundy Fawn (rabbit breed)
BFBladen Force (website ring)
BFButtock Firmer (strength-building exercise)
BFBuffalo's Finest (graffiti crew)
BFBerendina Foundation (microfinance)
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The equation takes into account height, weight, sex and age and ethnicity (where available) to predict body fat.
The researchers also found the participants who had the highest quarter of their body fat deposited in their legs had 32 percent reduced risk of developing any kind of chronic diseases.
The researchers, led by Susanna Larsson, associate professor and senior researcher at the Karolinska Institute, studied 96 genetic variants associated with BMI and body fat mass to estimate their effect on 14 cardiovascular diseases in 367,703 participants of white-British descent in UK Biobank -- a UK-based national and international resource containing data on 500,000 people, aged 40-69 years.
Body fat distribution is often dichotomized into apple shape or pear shape.
The Huawei Body Fat Scale mobile application can store up to ten individual users.
The main findings of this study were that subscapular skinfold, the sum of four skinfolds, abdominal skinfold, sex, and height explained 85% of total body fat. Moreover, subscapular skinfold, age, and sex explained 80% of trunk fat in children and adolescents living with HIV.
The human body is composed of water, muscles, fat, connective tissue and bones.1 The body fat is of two types: essential fat and storage fat, also known as adipose tissue.1 The essential fat, which is around 8% in men and 12% in women, is crucial for the normal functioning of human body.1 While the storage fat or adipose tissue is the non-essential fat and is associated with health risks.1
NWO, a condition in which individuals are classified as normal weight by BMI, but have excess body fat (defined differently by various researchers), has not been researched extensively, but it seems to be a good predictor of multiple health risks.
The results showed that the high-fat diet combined with grape polyphenols reduced the percentage of body fat, subcutaneous and visceral fat depots, markers of inflammation in the liver and fat depots, and improved glucose tolerance and intestinal barrier function.
Several large population studies have found that dairy food (not calcium supplementation) consumption is linked to lower body fat. Obviously, the processed dairy peddling industry jumped on these findings to promote its products.
Body fat measurements have different methods for body composition analysis globally.
Ideally weigh yourself on a morning before breakfast |Body fat percentage:| Setting a body fat percentage goal is a little more time consuming, however measuring body fat percentage can be a better indicator, particularly if you are following a programme of regular exercise.