Is BMI Accurate Or Not As Regards Healthby
does so if you are a muscular person.
You could be quite easily be diagnosed as being overweight, according to how the system works but somebody who is muscular will probably have a very low body fat percentage.
When a study...
Your Body Mass Index (BMI) And Body Fatby
type (slim, muscular, etc.) For example, a fit person with high muscle mass will tend to have a high BMI...
Many people are confused about what Body Mass Index (BMI) means as it relates to body fat...
BMI Is Not TMIby
Today's I was coveringBody Mass Index (BMI)with the 8th graders of City Collegiate Public..., and I thought you'd learn something by covering it too!
I'm not a huge fan of using BMI with the majority...
How High is Your BMI?by
me!) For a lot of people, however, BMI is an important issue and most clinics will not work with anyone with a BMI over a 30 or under a 18.
Underweight = <18.5
Normal weight = 18.5-24.9...
Study Finds Risks Associated with High BMIby
ages 18-84 to determine the healthiest Body Mass Index (BMI). Previous research has shown that those with a high BMI (especially before the age of 50) are more likely to suffer from heart disease, cancer...
Body Composition: BMI vs. Waist Sizeby
often used Body Mass Index (BMI)--a ratio of height and weight--to determine whether a person's weight is healthy.... (In addition, we advise employees who are especially muscular or athletic that the scale may not be accurate...
BMI vs. Waist-Hip Ratioby
M uch has been written lately about the deficiencies of the Body Mass Index (BMI) for determining overweight or obesity. Without getting into a lot of detail, it comes down to this: Very fit, muscular people...