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Reappraising the (Cutoff Value) Relationship between Waist Circumference & BMI

Research Paper Title

Reappraisal of Waist Circumference Cutoff Value according to General Obesity.


Current criterion of waist circumference (WC) for abdominal obesity is not enough to demonstrate characteristics of obese and non-obese populations defined by BMI. 289 more words

Anatomy & Physiology

Waist Circumference May Be More Accurate Method Of Predicting Heart Health Than Body Mass Index

New research presented this weekend at the American College of Cardiology’s Annual Scientific Session may add more fuel to the fire concerning the reliability of body mass index (BMI) as a precise measure of health. 686 more words