143bodycomp3 - obese -excessive accumulation of fat 25 %...

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3 Body composition • Height/weight tables no longer relied upon – muscle denser than fat • percent body fat most important – % of total body weight that is composed of fat • over weight - above range for good health
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Unformatted text preview: obese -excessive accumulation of fat 25 % men; 32 % women Americans -greater than 50 % are overweight Fig 6-2 - increased prevalence since 1980s...
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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