The subset of women within each ethnic group who had undergone the MRI scan 20 JA and 28 White women did not differ significantly from those who did not have an MRI, with regard to mean BMI, leg-to-height ratio, waist-to-hip ratio or DXA total and trunk fat mass data not shown.
First-generation Asian parents are just as proud of us when we graduate from a top university as when we shed serious pounds.
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When I lost the weight, it was because I got sick, but I mourned the weight.
Description: Because JA women had a significantly lower leg-to-height ratio and lower DXA leg fat mass, adiposity analyses were further adjusted for either variable to explore if the ethnic differences are in part explained by these skeletal differences or reflect a greater tendency of White women to deposit fat in the legs. National Health Interview Survey,