Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 22nd, 2002
Previously a BMI of at least 26 for men and 28 for women was considered overweight, whereas now a BMI of 25 is considered overweight for both sexes. Publishing in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Guo et al. used the new guidelines for children and adolescents to estimate the probability...
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