Even fatter

June 2006
Journal of Chinese Medicine;Jun2006, Issue 81, p72
Academic Journal
The article discusses research being done on obesity. It references a study by M. Ezzati et al published in a 2006 issue of "Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine." A 50% inaccuracy in body mass index statistics was revealed due to weight understatement and height understatement based on telephone interviews. The percentage of U.S. men and women who were found to be clinically obese were revealed.


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