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Fat and proud: Why body-positive activists say obesity can be healthy | New Scientist Sep 2018
"Growing calls for "fat acceptance" fly in the face of accepted medical advice, but studies show you can be overweight and healthy"
NewScientist  health  weight  obesity  fat  life-expectancy 
january 2019 by pierredv
Obesity expert: A better fat measure than BMI - health - 17 March 2011 - New Scientist
"It turned out that hip circumference and height were more correlated with percentage body fat than anything else, including waist circumference and weight. So we designed an equation that could take both of these into account. We call this the Body Adiposity Index. "
adiposity  fat  obesity  weight  NewScientist  BMI  BAI 
july 2014 by pierredv
New BMI (New Body Mass Index)
by Nick Trefethen - uses ^2.5 exponent for weight, not ^2.
weight  health  BMI 
july 2014 by pierredv

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