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Body Fat Composition Test Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Body Fat Composition Test.

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Reference Guide to Body Composition

Body weight alone is not a clear indicator of health or fitness because it does not distinguish how many pounds are fat and how many are muscle. But body composition helps describe the amount (and distribution) of fat and lean muscle tissue in the bo...  Read more

Weight Loss Supplements: Fact or Fiction?

Whether browsing the Internet, surfing through 500 channels, or flipping through your favorite magazine (or tabloid), you’ll find them everywhere: weight loss supplements that offer quick and easy solutions to shedding unwanted pounds. Simply p...  Read more

4 Fitness Tests You Can Do at Home

Why do you exercise? Whether you want to increase your energy, reduce your health risks, or lose some unwanted pounds, do you ever wonder if all that working out is working for you? That's where fitness assessments come in, and they can be great...  Read more

Body Composition Measures Results

Some people can measure their weight loss by the way they feel and look: firmer thighs, a smaller waist, jiggle-free arms. But then there are the number-crazy ones who desperately need some kind (any kind!) of concrete proof that all their hard work...  Read more

Can You Be Overweight and Healthy?

Recently Lori, a client of mine, called me angry, upset and discouraged. She had just returned from her yearly physical, which she had been eagerly anticipating.  Though she hadn't reached her weight-loss goal, Lori had made many lifestyle c...  Read more

Evidence is inconclusive for whether it is even a healthy fat. I think WebMD has a little blurb page
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Evidence is inconclusive for whether it is even a healthy fat. I think WebMD has a little blurb page on it that lists its potential positive/neg effects. If you do eat it it should be treated like any other oil in your meal plan....  Read more

How don't get rid of belly fat? I'm a male in my m
Updated 4/22/2015 9:35:30 PM

How don't get rid of belly fat? I'm a male in my mid 20's and have kind of a beer belly, firm not jiggly. Any tips on getting that down so I don't have to suck it in all the time?...  Read more

Anyone go to Your Best Body in Gaffney? I go in th
Updated 4/22/2015 7:28:10 PM

Anyone go to Your Best Body in Gaffney? I go in the afternoons and would love a without buddy, getting tired of going alone.....  Read more

I'm fat and getting fatter. No hope...
Updated 4/23/2015 10:03:34 PM

So I've been fat since like... 3rd grade. I've always been fat. I'm 5'3. I've always been around like 140-150 lbs ish. 6 years ago, I hit 160. I bet my mom that I can lose 20 pounds. And for some WEIRD reason,( like I went out a lot with my f...  Read more

i did my second day of Body Revolution today. I ha
Updated 4/21/2015 6:58:44 PM

i did my second day of Body Revolution today. I have a long journey and right now my only goal is my daily 30. Two days in a row is huge for me!...  Read more

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WALGREENS offer free tests with their Wellness Bus Tour. Go to WALGEENS.COM eneter your zip code and it tells you were the bus is. These free health tests include: total cholesterol, glucose reading for blood sugar, blood pressure, body mass index,...  Read more

Take The President's Challenge

The President's Challenge (www.presidentschallenge.org) is another set of challenges available for FREE. Begun in the 1960s, it has been available for years. (Presidential Fitness Award, Physical Fitness Test, Presidential Active Lifestyle Award - PA...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Are All Calories Created Equal?

Ideally, a healthy body is comprised of about 55-60 percent water, 10-20 percent muscle and lean tissue, 6-8 percent bone minerals and about 18 (men) or 22 (women) percent fat. When fat reserves rise higher than desired and weight loss is indicated,...  Read more

New Study Reveals Possible Way to Lose Weight for Good

A small study recently published in The Journal of the American Medical Association reviewed the clinical responses of three popular diet regimens in people that had already achieved weight loss. The goal of the study was to not only look at energy e...  Read more

Body Fat Composition Test

So I found this body fat composition calculator online. It made me feel pretty good about myself to know that I am at least close to a "healthy" amount of body fat. I'm still pushing for 145 on the scale, which puts my BMI just inside the healthy r...  Read more