waist
Measuring up Choose to Live Better.
Similarly, European women are described as being at high risk of developing these serious illnesses when they have a waist measurement of about 35 inches or more, and for Asian women when their waist measurement is about 32 inches or more.
WAIST noun definition and synonyms Macmillan Dictionary.
Adjectives frequently used with waist narrow, slender, slim, small, thin, tiny. The sequinned dress showed off her slim waist. Definition and synonyms of waist from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Education. This is the British English definition of waist.
Waist clothing - Wikipedia.
Type of bodice or blouse. From the early 19th century through the Edwardian period, the word waist was a term common in the United States for the bodice of a dress or for a blouse or woman's' shirt. A shirtwaist was originally a separate blouse constructed like a shirt; i.e, of shirting fabric with turnover collar and cuffs and a front button closure.
Waist Size Matters Obesity Prevention Source Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
The two most common ways to measure abdominal obesity are waist circumference and waist size compared to hip size, also known as the waist-to-hip ratio. Several organizations have defined cut-points for abdominal obesity around one or both of these measurements, with different cut-points for men and women see table.
ExRx.net: Waist-to-Hip Ratio.
Waist to Hip Ratio. Take circumference measurements in either centimeters or inches. Waist circumference is measured around the narrowest point between ribs and hips when viewed from the front after exhaling. Hip circumference is measured at the point where the buttocks are maximally extended, when viewed from the side.
Low Waist Female Support Girdle - Suportx.
Designed to be worn over a stoma pouch. Firmly supports abdominal muscles to prevent a hernia or support an existing one. Available in high waist and low waist options. Feminine design with the choice of lace detail or no lace.
Measure your waist not your weight Evergreen Life.
Most simply, a mans health is at risk if his waist is more than 94cm 37 inches, and a womans shouldnt go above 80cm 31.5 inches to avoid health complications. But youll get a more specific range if you compare your waist against another measurement.:
Urban Dictionary: waist.
Commonly called that because it is a waste of space and if it weren't' there, then there'd' just be tits and ass! Noun - I" tell you man, if the waist weren't' there we wouldn't' have ta look after so much, and Vegas would be so much closer to Disneyland."
Heart Research UK Healthy Tip: Measure your waistline.
Checking your waist circumference will help you to identify whether you are carrying too much fat around your middle. To measure your waist, you first need to find the bone at the top of your hip and your bottom rib.
Assessing Your Weight Healthy Weight, Nutrition, and Physical Activity CDC. Minus. SAS. stats.
Stand and place a tape measure around your middle, just above your hipbones. Make sure tape is horizontal around the waist. Keep the tape snug around the waist, but not compressing the skin. Measure your waist just after you breathe out.
How to reduce your waist Weekend The Times.
But how best to shrink your waist? Heres what the experts advise. Working the largest muscles of your body is effective for overall fat-blasting and will help to shift surplus flab from your waistline, says Dalton Wong, the director of Twenty Two Training.
Keep your waist to less than half your height, guidance says - BBC News.
An adult's' waist should be less than half their height in order to reduce health risks, the guidance says. People should be encouraged to measure their waist to check they don't' have too much dangerous fat around their middle, updated guidelines say.

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