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For health, body fat matters more than pounds

You know your body weight. You may even know your BMI, or body mass index. But do you know what your body is made of? If the answer is too much fat and not enough muscle, that's bad news — no matter what you weigh. Body composition is the key to ... USA Today, 3 weeks ago

Indiana teen hits back at teacher who asked students to calculate their BMI

A 14-year-old girl's health quiz answer has become an online hit after she hit out at 'outdated' use of body mass index to define weight. Rather than providing the textbook answer to the questions 'what is BMI?' and 'calculate your BMI' Tessa ...
 NewsGrio3 weeks ago This Student's Response About BMI Is Going Viral For All The Right Reasons  Elite Daily3 weeks ago Confident student bucks outdated body standards by refusing to calculate her BMI  Mashable4 weeks ago

Infographic: 25 Essential Apps For A Healthy Body And Mind

Who says that smartphones will turn us into couch potatoes? From a zombie apocalypse fitness app, to an app that calculates the best time to wake you up, Nuffield Health has compiled a list of 25 brilliant apps that will make you want to stay ...
 TAXI2 weeks ago
Tech Times

Reading And Hearing BMI Everywhere? Here's What BMI Is In English

Body mass index is often used as an effective tool to predict one's health. Individuals classified as obese are often associated with increased risk for debilitating diseases later in life. (Photo : Dani Lurie | Flickr) Weight loss programs are ...
 Tech Times3 weeks ago An 8th-grader gave her teacher a bold explanation why she wouldn't do her BMI assignment  Kicker Daily News2 weeks ago This Middle School Girl Says Her BMI Is 'None Of Your Concern'  Medical Daily2 weeks ago Why BMI works  Nine MSN2 days ago

Some 54 million ‘obese’ Americans are actually healthy

Millions of Americans who have been labeled overweight or obese based on their body mass index (BMI) are in actual fact perfectly healthy, according to a new study. Scientists in California say that 34.4 million Americans considered technically overweight due ...
 Asian Age2 months ago 54 Million People Labeled Obese Or Overweight Aren't Actually Unhealthy  Fast Company1 week ago
Huffington Post UK

Girl Praised By Mum's Friend For Refusing To Calculate BMI At School

A man praised his friend's daughter for standing up against body-shape norms that "persecute children", by refusing to calculate her BMI at school . The friend, known on Facebook as MacLeod Cartoons , posted photos of the teenager's powerful ...
 Huffington Post UK3 weeks ago This Middle Schooler Had the Perfect Response When Asked to Calculate Her BMI  Austin American Statesman3 weeks ago Tessa Embry's BMI Essay: 14-Year-Old Refuses To Calculate Her BMI — 8th-Grader Goes Viral [Video]  Inquisitr3 weeks ago Indiana teen refuses to calculate BMI for school homework, calling method 'outdated'  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago
ABC News

Middle School Girl Pens Heartfelt Letter Explaining Why She Won't Measure Her BMI for School

An eighth-grade girl's letter promoting a positive body image and explaining her refusal to calculate her BMI for a school assignment has gone viral, drawing attention to problems in using an outdated measurement system for student's bodies in ...
 ABC News3 weeks ago

ph360 Platform: Just Like Googling Your Body

From the Wires Revolutionary health technology has all the answers Mar. 30, 2016 03:17 PM LOS ANGELES , March, 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Google has become the answer to all questions, the essential information resource and the online ...
 Sys-Con India1 month ago

How Your Gut Microbiome Influences Your Mental and Physical Health

(Before It's News) Dr. Mercola, Guest Your body houses some 100 trillion bacteria, and about 1 quadrillion viruses (bacteriophages). In essence, were little more than walking microbe colonies, seeing how these bacteria outnumber your cells 10 to 1, ...
 Before It's News1 week ago

A Nested CaseControl Study of Metabolically Defined Body Size Phenotypes and Risk of Colorectal Cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)

Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom ⨯ Amanda J. Cross, Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, ...
 PLoS Medicine3 weeks ago
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