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- Info on BMI
Are you looking for info on BMI? This page of the eMedTV Web site is a good place to begin your search. It explains how a person's BMI is calculated, what the number means, and other factors that are considered when assessing a person's weight.
- Is Conjugated Linoleic Acid Safe?
Conjugated linoleic acid may cause problems for people who have diabetes or heart disease. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers other safety precautions and warnings with conjugated linoleic acid, including a list of who should not take the drug.
- What Does BMI Stand For?
You may have heard the term "BMI" -- but what does it stand for? As this eMedTV page explains, it stands for "body mass index." This article explains how BMI is used to assess a person's level of body fat and help predict weight-related health problems.
- What Is BMI?
BMI is short for body mass index, which is a measurement of body fat based on a person's height and weight. This eMedTV Web page explains how this number is used to help determine if a person is overweight or obese.
- What Is Conjugated Linoleic Acid Used For?
Conjugated linoleic acid may be useful for helping people reduce their body fat and for preventing cancer. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at conjugated linoleic acid uses, including information on how the fatty acid works.