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Are we indulging too much while on vacation?

The study, by the University of Georgia in the US, looked at 122 adults aged 18 - 65, with an average age of 32, who took a one-to-three week vacation. Participants were measured for height, weight, BMI (body mass index), waist-to-hip ratio and blood pressure one week before their vacation, one week post-vacation, and again six-weeks post-vacation. The results also ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - Baltimore Sun

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BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study says

Good news for some in the high-BMI crowd: A new study from UCLA finds that some 54 million Americans who are labeled as obese or overweight according to their body mass index are, when you take a closer look, actually healthy. The findings, published in the International Journal of Obesity, reveal...

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FEB 05, 2016 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as ‘overweight’ or ‘obese,’ study says

LOS ANGELES • Good news for some in the high-BMI crowd: A new study from the University of California, Los Angeles, finds that some 54 million Americans who are labeled as obese or overweight …

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FEB 04, 2016 - Futurity

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BMI is wrong: Millions of healthy Americans labeled obese

Millions of Americans labeled overweight or obese based on their BMI are, in fact, “perfectly healthy.” “BMI is a deeply Read More… The post BMI is wrong: Millions of healthy Americans labeled obese appeared first on Futurity.

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