football, wrestling, and gymnastics) where weight gain or loss is accepted and perceived as an advantage.
What does WG stand for?
WG stands for Weight Gain (nutrition)
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We have 16 other meanings of WG in our Acronym Attic
- Water Gauge
- Water Generation
- Wave Guide
- Wavelength Graph
- Wayne Gretzky (hockey player)
- Weapons Grade
- Weather Group (USAF)
- Weather Gun (Trevor Constable's rainmaker)
- Wegener Granulomatosis
Samples in periodicals archive:
The findings complemented the university's 1999 study that found sleep debt can actually cause the body to have trouble digesting carbohydrates, which is itself another risk factor for weight gain and even obesity.
A weight gain of 1 lb was recorded during the period covered by the study.
The results: Among postmenopausal women who never took estrogen (hormone replacement therapy), a weight gain of 22 to 44 pounds since the age of 18 raised the risk of breast cancer by 60 percent.
These and other recent findings challenge some popular notions about weight gain and dieting.
weight loss, done over the course of a year, is reasonable, and might be feasible, depending upon his weight gain and previous dieting history.
Although the significance of the weight gain remains unclear, the researchers cite two negative implications.