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BMI

Study: Active body shapes agile mind

An active lifestyle is a surefire way to help maintain a clear, healthy mind well into your later years.

Guys struggle with body image, too

About 40% of men say they've been discriminated against or stereotyped because of their size.

Attack of the dad bod

If the world is warming to that chubby, cuddly look, is that such a bad thing? Not if you've improved from yesteryear.

The downside to yo-yo diets

Losing and regaining weight isn’t just demoralizing, it’s dangerous. There are better options for you.

Patient Story

‘So much better’

ReShape's balloons and one-on-one coaching help a swim instructor enter retirement in great shape.

A big belly is bad for your heart

If you have belly fat, the target will be waist loss rather than weight loss.

Demystify your child’s BMI

Become better informed now to help your child develop nutrition and activity habits that promote healthy weight gain over the coming years.

Kicking your diet to the curb? OK…

Focus on health at every size—not your weight or BMI, dietitian says.

Knee surgery success not determined by weight

Results are similar after procedure to repair meniscus in normal, overweight and obese people.

Is your recliner hurting you?

Choose one that supports your lower back—and don’t forget to get up and move.

Pasta got a bad rap?

Blissfully, it's true. Researchers link this Italian staple with a lower BMI.

Body fat may be bigger danger than body size

Study finds fat levels a better indicator of early death than commonly used BMI measure.

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