The problem, therefore, is this-- What thickness ought a cast-iron shell to have in order not to weight more than 20,000 pounds?
A shot of 108 inches in diameter, and twelve inches in thickness, would weigh, in cast-iron, 67,440 pounds; cast in aluminum, its weight will be reduced to 19,250 pounds.
I felt strangely light as I came on deck, as though a weight
had been lifted off my shoulders.
Lisa says she has always wanted children and a huge motivation for her to join Fit Factor was so she could lose enough weight
to get her body mass index to a level that would allow her to qualify for IVF treatment - a goal she is now well on her way to achieving.
Loss Alternatives Can Impact the Market for
I don't want to just eat junk and get fat, but I want to gain weight
and build muscle and tone.
By their reckoning, obesity--meaning a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more, corresponding to a weight
of 203 pounds or more for a man of average height (five leer, nine inches)--accounts for 112,000 deaths a year in the U.
loss causes a significant decrease in a resident's overall health and functionality.
and height combine to give her a body mass index (BMI) that classifies her as obese.
For every kilogram of weight
loss, there was a 16% reduction in risk.
If you shed pounds, a number of biological and psychological mechanisms help return your weight
to where it was.
In just about every sport, coaches are confronted with athletes who want to gain or lose weight