Study Shows BMI May Not Be a Suitable Measurement to Detect Obesity in Children

A study conducted by Dr. Francisco Lopez-Jimenez who is director of preventive cardiology at the Mayo Clinic, finds that the commonly used body-mass-index measure may fail to identify as much as 25% of children, age 4 to 18 years, who have excess body fat that can cause damage to their health. Of course this isn’t … Read more

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