11-year-old girls regularly exceeding danger measurement for waist circumference

August 2012
Community Practitioner;Aug2012, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p7
Academic Journal
The article reports a study by Leeds Metropolitan University which found that 2,000 11-year-old girls' waist measurements were more than 31.5 inches, the measurement at which women have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes.


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