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01-03-2013, 11:56 AM
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Hank Chinaski
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I don't think anyone should take BMI as a reliable indicator of health at the individual level. On a larger scale it can perhaps be used as a blunt instrument to make some general conclusions, ie. those with a BMI of 25-29 are at greater risk of CVD than those at 18.5-25, but that's about it.

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