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BMI – Body Mass Index - What is it and Why is it important
(BMI = A measure of body fat based on height and weight that applies to adult men and women.)
For Optimal Health, your BMI should be between 19 and 24.
Underweight = ‹18.5
Normal weight = 18.5–24.9
Overweight = 25–29.9
Obesity = BMI of 30 or greater
If your BMI is 30 or above (versus under 25).
-- Your risk for diabetes is increased 110%
-- Your risk for heart disease is increased 98%
-- Your risk for cancer is increased 25 to 30%
-- Your risk Breast Cancer is increased 39% after menopause
-- Your risk for recurrent Breast Cancer is increased 46%
Being overweight is now the Number One Cause of Preventable Disease in America.
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We can help you obtain your Optimal Weight and achieve Optimal Health. Please ask us how. We teach the Habits of Health.
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Please add or subtract 5 pounds from your weight if you are “large” or “small” boned
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