Beautiful Pacific Island Women
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  • My age:
  • I am still in my teens
  • Ethnicity:
  • English
  • Zodiac sign:
  • Gemini
  • Body type:
  • My body features is quite muscular
  • What I like to drink:
  • I prefer to drink gin
  • Hobbies:
  • Singing


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Cite Display options Display options. Advanced Clipboard. Add to My Bibliography My Bibliography. Eur J Clin Nutr. The good body: when big is better. Send Cancel. Conclusions: The traditional Polynesian concepts of very large body sizes being considered healthy and attractive are not evident in the modern day Cook Islanders.

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Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. The responses were compared with the same of Australian subjects who were matched for sex, age and body mass index BMI. Culturally appropriate, graded sets of photographs one female and one male for each ethnic group were used as the stimuli for questions on body perception. : change. Ulijaszek SJ. Ann Hum Biol. Gov't Actions. Abstract Aims: To examine body size perceptions in a group of Polynesians from the Cook Islands and compare these with perceptions of Australians of European decent.

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Similar articles Relation of adiposity and body fat distribution to body mass index in Australians of Aboriginal and European ancestry. Test search terms. See all similar articles. Would you like updates of new search ? The excessive pursuit of western fashions for small female body size may have longer term detrimental effects in Polynesian women. Body Mass Index Actions. Create file Cancel. Lancet Reg Health West Pac. Houkamau C, et al. Body composition differences between Polynesians and Caucasians assessed by bioelectrical impedance.

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