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Interactive Tool: Do Your BMI and Waist Size Increase Your Health Risks? - What does this tool measure?

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This interactive tool estimates your risk of weight-related diseases by using your body mass index (BMI) along with your waist measurement camera.gif and other factors. The higher the BMI, the greater the risk of some diseases, including high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, stroke, osteoarthritis, some cancers, and type 2 diabetes.

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Last Updated: May 20, 2013
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