Anthropometry and Kinanthropometry
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Battle of the belly

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According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, in 2012 based on self-reported BMI, 63 per cent of Australian males are overweight or obese. And Australian women? 48 per cent are overweight or obese. It's no longer a schoolyard taunt; it's a health fact – the girls are faring better than the boys, and it's time to do something about it.

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AlGonzalezinfo's comment, October 8, 2012 9:36 PM
Thanks Kirk! Great scoop from you Rehabmyheart and Peter Mellow!
Anthropometry and Kinanthropometry
The scientific study of body measurements
Curated by Peter Mellow