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Know Your BMI

BMI stands for Body Mass Index. It is calculated from your height and weight.  The BMI can be classified into several categories: Underweight: BMI is less than 18.5. Normal weight: BMI is 18.5 to 24.9. Overweight: BMI is 25 to 29.9. Obese: BMI is 30 or more. You can use the chart below to determine…… Continue reading Know Your BMI

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Obesity Kills

5 Ways Obesity Can End Your Life Early Obesity is more than just extra weight. It affects your whole body and increases the likelihood of countless other diseases that put you at risk for early death.  Knowing how obesity affects your overall health is critical in understanding the disease and getting the right treatment. According to the American…… Continue reading Obesity Kills