Body Composition: BMI vs. WaistSizeby
to other measurements (BMI, waist-to-hip ratio, and waist-to-height ratio), waistsize was a consistent predictor... in waistsize suggested a 15 percent increase in risk for heart disease.
To ensure that your employees...
Waist-hip Ratio Better Than BMI ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
proportions on which BMI is based.
"Basically, it isn't BMI that matters in older adults it's waistsize.... "Other studies have suggested that both waistsize and BMI matter in young and middle-aged adults and that BMI...
WaistSize Predicts Heart Failureby
Dr. Jonny B.
up to 18% for those who were heavier (BMI of 30 or more).
The researchers measured waistsize, waist... might surprise you.
A new study published in the journal Circulation tracked data from two...
BMI vs. Waist-Hip Ratioby
So, if the mirror and your belt size are not enough to tell you if are too fat, use the waist... (at the smallest point) and of your hips (at the largest point) and divide waistsize by hip size. For example...
Men Underestimate their WaistSizesby
Dr. Gabe M.
Men report that their waist circumferences are an average of 3.1 inches slimmer than they actually are, according to a study from University of Leicester in England. They can die from this vanity. Storing fat...