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Old 03-07-2014, 07:36 PM   #1
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Default Great NPR article and interview on why BMI is nonsense

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/s...ryId=106268439

Why you need to take BMI with a grain of salt.
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Old 03-07-2014, 07:57 PM   #2
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Great article! Thanks so much for posting.
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Old 03-07-2014, 08:03 PM   #3
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Great, I have always said that about people with healthy, big bones and muscle had higher BMI's
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