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Obesity Overview

June 23, 2010 9:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts
Obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) greater than 30. The BMI is a calculation of the body weight with that of the height is used to define underweight, overweight and obesity in individuals. After tobacco, obesity is rated as the second most common cause of preventable death in the U.S. The […]