Pages tagged: BMI

Lung Transplantation

ANATOMY The respiratory system consists of the upper and lower respiratory tracts. The upper respiratory tract includes the nasal cavity,...

One measure for obesity is determined by body mass index (BMI), which is a formula of kilograms divided by height...

Obesity and Overweight

Obesity is a major risk factor for heart disease. This is alarming when you consider that 1 out of every...

Nutrition

Eating a nutritious, well-balanced diet offers one of the simplest, most effective ways of reducing your risk of heart disease,...