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weight cycling

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A cycle of weight changes associated with alternating periods of dieting (restricted food intake) and periods of normal eating with weight gain. The basal metabolic rate (BMR, a measure of...

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weight cycling

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 116 words.

A cycle of weight changes associated with alternating periods of dieting (restricted food intake) and periods of normal eating with

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weight cycling

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 116 words.

A cycle of weight changes associated with alternating periods of dieting (restricted food intake) and periods of normal eating with

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weight cycling

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A cycle of weight changes associated with alternating periods of dieting (restricted food intake) and periods of normal eating with weight gain. The basal metabolic rate (BMR, a measure of...

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Weight Cycling, Weight Gain, and Risk of Hypertension in Women

Alison E. Field, Tim Byers, David J. Hunter, Nan M. Laird, JoAnn E. Manson, David R Williamson, Walter C. Willett and Graham A. Colditz.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

To assess prospectively the relation between body mass index, weight gain, repeated intentional weight losses, and the risk of self-reported hypertension, the authors studied 46, 224 women...

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Weight Cycling and Cancer Incidence in a Large Prospective US Cohort

Victoria L. Stevens, Eric J. Jacobs, Alpa V. Patel, Juzhong Sun, Marjorie L. McCullough, Peter T. Campbell and Susan M. Gapstur.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

September 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6099 words.

Weight cycling, which consists of repeated cycles of intentional weight loss and regain, is common among individuals who try to lose weight. Some evidence suggests that weight cycling may...

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Seasonal cycles in weight and condition in Atlantic cod (<i>Gadus morhua</i> L.) in relation to fisheries

L.G.S. Mello and G.A. Rose.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5541 words.

Seasonal cycle in weight and physiological condition of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) influenced productivity and economic impacts of the cod fishery in Placentia Bay, Newfoundland. Condition...

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Correcting the loss of cell-cycle synchrony in clustering analysis of microarray data using weights

Fenghai Duan and Heping Zhang.

in Bioinformatics

July 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 0 words.

Motivation: Due to the existence of the loss of synchrony in cell-cycle data sets, standard clustering methods (e.g. k-means), which group open reading frames (ORFs) based on...

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Weight Cycling and Risk of Forearm Fractures: A 28-Year Follow-up of Men in the Oslo Study

Anne Johanne Søgaard, Haakon E. Meyer, Serena Tonstad, Lise Lund Håheim and Ingar Holme.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

April 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5233 words.

Weight cycling may lead to fractures in non-weight-bearing bone. The authors investigated the association between self-reported episodes of weight loss and forearm fracture in a cohort of...

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Body Size, Weight Cycling, and Risk of Renal Cell Carcinoma among Postmenopausal Women: The Women's Health Initiative (United States)

Juhua Luo, Karen L. Margolis, Hans-Olov Adami, Ana Maria Lopez, Lawrence Lessin and Weimin Ye.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

October 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 4599 words.

Although obesity is an established risk factor for renal cell carcinoma, the possible effect of central adiposity and long-term variation in weight has yet to be established. The authors...

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Luteal phase empirical low molecular weight heparin administration in patients with failed ICSI embryo transfer cycles: a randomized open-labeled pilot trial

B. Urman, B. Ata, K. Yakin, C. Alatas, S. Aksoy, R. Mercan and B. Balaban.

in Human Reproduction

July 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4668 words.

BACKGROUND

The pathology underlying recurrent implantation failures (RIF) is not clear and treatment options proposed are generally not evidence based....

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Menstrual cycle and appetite control: implications for weight regulation.

L Dye and J E Blundell.

in Human Reproduction

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

Hormonal fluctuations associated with the menstrual cycle influence appetite control and eating behaviour. Energy intake varies during the reproductive cycle in humans and animals, with a...

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RE: “BODY SIZE, WEIGHT CYCLING, AND RISK OF RENAL CELL CARCINOMA AMONG POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN: THE WOMEN'S HEALTH INITIATIVE (UNITED STATES)”

Nima Sharifi and William L. Farrar.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

April 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 301 words.

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Amounts and nutrient weights in litterfall, and their annual cycles, from a series of fertilizer experiments on pole-stage Sitka spruce

J. D. MILLER, J. M. COOPER and H. G. MILLER.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Litterfall from both control and fertilized (NPK) plots was collected over a 5-year period from trees aged 25–30 in six stands of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.) stratified by...

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Weight Loss and Regain and Effects on Body Composition: The Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study

Jung Sun Lee, Marjolein Visser, Frances A. Tylavsky, Stephen B. Kritchevsky, Ann V. Schwartz, Nadine Sahyoun, Tamara B. Harris and Anne B. Newman.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

January 2010; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 3639 words.

Background

Older adults are less able to conserve lean mass relative to fat mass with weight change. A cycle of weight loss and regain in an older individual...

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Incident Diabetes in Relation to Weight Patterns During Middle Age

Molly E. Waring, Charles B. Eaton, Thomas M. Lasater and Kate L. Lapane.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

March 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 4430 words.

The authors examined the association between weight patterns during middle age and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus using a subset (n = 1,476) of the Framingham Heart Study original cohort...

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Body Weight Dynamics and Their Association With Physical Function and Mortality in Older Adults: The Cardiovascular Health Study

Alice M. Arnold, Anne B. Newman, Mary Cushman, Jingzhong Ding and Stephen Kritchevsky.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

January 2010; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5135 words.

Background

To estimate the associations of weight dynamics with physical functioning and mortality in older adults.

Methods

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Cumming test

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A cycle ergometer test of alactacid anaerobic power. The subject pedals from a standing position on a cycle ergometer with known resistance for 30 s at maximum effort. The highest power is...

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Cumming test

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 76 words.

A cycle ergometer test of alactacid anaerobic power. The subject pedals from a standing position on a cycle ergometer with known resistance for 30 s at maximum effort. The highest power is...

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Ethnic Differences in the Length of the Menstrual Cycle during the Postmenarcheal Period

Sioban D. Harlow, Ben Campbell, Xihong Lin and Jonathan Raz.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

In 1989,125 African-American and 123 European-American girls aged 12–14 years were enrolled in a 2-year study in which they maintained a menstrual calendar, recording the date and amount of...

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cycle ergometer

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A stationary one-wheeled cycle used as an ergometer to measure a person's work output under controlled conditions. The resistance (and therefore work output) is controlled usually by one of...

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