Tag Archives: Body Mass Index

Can We Trust BMI to Measure Obesity?

Around 60% of adults in the UK are overweight or obese, according to a 2013 study by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. They are labelled this way because of their body mass index, or BMI. We are used … Continue reading

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Struggling to lose weight? You do the maths…

Are you a serial dieter who is struggling to lose weight? Perhaps, like many of us, you are friends with somebody who seems to constantly indulge in high calorie ‘bad’ food like chocolate, crisps, biscuits etc. and never seems to … Continue reading

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Obesity affects one in 10 adults around the world

10% of the world’s adults are now obese, according to a joint UK-US study published in The Lancet Continue reading

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Top New Year’s resolution searches for 2010 is weight loss

As 2010 comes to an end people have already started searching about weight loss and obesity products such as Xenical online Continue reading

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