Study: BMI not adequate for measuring obesity

08/20/2006 | Yahoo!

Obesity tests that measure body mass index are badly flawed and better methods are needed to gauge problems with being overweight, according to a new study. Researchers say alternative methods are needed to better differentiate people who have true excess body fat from those who simply have a raised BMI due to preserved muscle mass.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Food & Beverage

Job Title Company Location
Culinary Management Training Program
Hilllstone Restaurant Group
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Executive Chef
Whole Foods
Bellevue, WA
Sous Chef
Salt Lake City, UT
Executive Chef
The Lodge & Spa at Callaway Gardens Job
Pine Mountain, GA