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How to test for body fat?

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Dr. James Burns
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In brief: A number of methods

Can be used from caliper measurements of specific body areas to floating you in a water tank after taking body measurements, but the easiest and most accurate measure is with an instrument called an electrolipograph which measures impedance from two specific body areas and combined with actual height and weight is used in a calculation to give very accurate results.

In brief: A number of methods

Can be used from caliper measurements of specific body areas to floating you in a water tank after taking body measurements, but the easiest and most accurate measure is with an instrument called an electrolipograph which measures impedance from two specific body areas and combined with actual height and weight is used in a calculation to give very accurate results.
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