BMI vs. Waist-Hip Ratioby
to get your answer. Just a simple cloth tape measure. Here's how to do it.
Measure the circumference of your waist...
M uch has been written lately about the deficiencies of the Body Mass Index (BMI) for determining...
Waist-hip Ratio Better Than BMI ...by
Dr. Rubens D.Waist-hip Ratio Better Than BMI For Gauging Obesity In Elderly
Body mass index (BMI) readings... proportions on which BMI is based.
"Basically, it isn't BMI that matters in older adults it's waist size...
Body Composition: BMI vs. Waist Sizeby
to other measurements (BMI, waist-to-hip ratio, and waist-to-height ratio), waist size was a consistent predictor... often used Body Mass Index (BMI)--a ratio of height and weight--to determine whether a person's weight is healthy...
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It also doesn't measure visceral fat, which may be more significant to overall health than knowing one's BMI... too.
Don't assume you're too fat around the middle — or just fine — without measuring your waist...
How do you measure your health?by
Brett - Sheer Balance
, and each has its own drawbacks.
Body Mass Index (BMI): Body Mass Index is a statistical measure of the weight..., specifically, there seems to be so many tests and numbers and equations that you can use, that it can be daunting. How do you know what measure...