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What does TBF stand for?

TBF stands for Total Body Fat

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OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this article was to determine the relationships among total body fat, visceral adipose tissue (VAT), fat cell size (FCS), ectopic fat deposition in liver (intrahepatic lipid [IHL]) and muscle (intramyocellular lipid [IMCL]), and insulin sensitivity index (S(i)) in healthy overweight, glucose-tolerant subjects and the effects of calorie restriction by diet alone or in conjunction with exercise on these variables.
The initial trigger for this imbalance is presumed to be the body's resistance to insulin hormone which can be exacerbated by an increase in the total body fat content.
Researchers found that supplementing animals' high-fat diet with curcumin reduced their body weight gain and total body fat, even though food intake was not affected, in contrast to a non-supplemented high-fat-diet group.
ISLAMABAD, June 13, 2009 (Balochistan Times) --Failure to get a full nights sleep can lead to weight gain or compromise the beneficial effects of a reduced calorie diet on total body fat.