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Body Mass Index: BMI Is An Inaccurate Measure Of Healthy Weight, 54 Million People Branded As Unhealthy
Inquisitr

Body Mass Index: BMI Is An Inaccurate Measure Of Healthy Weigh...

Body mass index (BMI) has been used for years as a measure of healthy weight. However, a recent joint study by researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara and UCLA found the measure to be flawed. According to the findings published ... Inquisitr, 19 hours ago
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Medical News Today

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 Age3 days ago Goodbye to the BMI  Genetic Engineering News23 hours ago Study: BMI misreads millions' health  MyInforms3 days ago Medical News Today: 'Stop using BMI as measure of health,' say researchers  Medical News Today3 days ago
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LiveScience.com

Why the BMI May Be a Flawed Measure of Health

The body mass index, or BMI, may not be an accurate indicator of a person's risk of heart disease or diabetes, according to a new study. The results suggest that about 75 million adults in the United States may be misclassified — they have a true ...
 Yahoo! News20 hours ago A Flawed Measure  NEWS-Line for Physician Assistants14 hours ago BMI, a `flawed` measure of health  Topnews.in4 days ago
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MedIndia

BMI A Wrong Practice to Gauge Health: Study

BMI should not be the primary goal for maintaining good health and using body mass index (BMI) to gauge health is a wrong practice as it is a deeply flawed measure, reveals a study. BMI incorrectly labelled more than 30 percent of those with in ...
 MedIndia3 days ago BMI a wrong measure of health: Study  ProKerala.com4 days ago Think youre unhealthy? May be, your measure was always flawed  Hindustan Times3 days ago Been using BMI to gauge health? The method is flawed  Economic Times3 days ago
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New Zealand Herald

Too fat, too thin? How do you work out your ideal weight?

While controlling one's weight is good, maintaining an ideal body shape is equally important to stay healthy Public health authorities are forever telling us how much we should weigh, but one essential element is missing: shape. Let's start ...
 Rappler1 week ago Too fat, too thin? How to really find your ideal weight  New Zealand Herald1 week ago Do you know your ideal cardiovascular weight?  MSN South Africa1 month ago

The Newest Health Trend for 2016? Organic, Natural Birth Control

In a recent survey, conducted by the makers of the Daysy fertility calculator, Valley Electronics, LLC, 78% of women shared that they have ditched the birth control pill and other hormonal birth control methods as part of a broader desire to create ...
 Benzinga.com3 weeks ago Iran's 2016 Elections  IranTracker3 weeks ago
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MSN News US

Why healthcare planning is vital to retirement

Provided by Investopedia Youve saved, calculated and planned and are ready for retirement. It's time to enjoy your golden years. But are you as ready as you think? Are you prepared for the inevitable healthcare costs that come with getting older? ...
 MSN News US1 month ago
MSN News US

54 million Americans have been incorrectly labeled as unhealthy

Body Mass Index is used by everyone from insurers to health professionals to determine whether someone is at a healthy weight. According to the index , which is calculated by dividing a person's weight by the square of the person's height, someone ...
 Quartz1 day ago

HealthEquity's (HQY) CEO Jon Kessler on Year-End AUM & Account Results Call (Transcript)

Operator Good day, everyone and welcome to this HealthEquity Announces Year-End AUM and Account Results Conference Call. Please note, this event is being recorded. And I would now like to turn the conference over to Frode Jensen, General ...
 Seeking Alpha15 hours ago Monolithic Power System's (MPWR) CEO Michael Hsing on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  Seeking Alpha4 days ago CEB (CEB) Thomas L. Monahan, III on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  Seeking Alpha4 days ago Penn National Gaming (PENN) Timothy J. Wilmott on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  Seeking Alpha4 days ago

Tax on soft drinks could benefit obese SA

(Chris Ratcliffe, Bloomberg) The tax on sugar-sweetened beverages is not a silver bullet but it could cut the health bill and add to government coffers. With government finances under massive strain, an additional R7-billion a year would be ...
 MSN South Africa3 days ago
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