BMI part 3- the evidence against BMI

BMI part 3- the evidence against BMI

BMI studies and longevity

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Adolphe Quetelet and the Evolution of Body Mass Index (BMI)— by
Sylvia R. Karasu M.D.

Beyond BMI— by Jeremy Singer-Vine

Commentary: Origins and evolution of body mass index (BMI): continuing saga—by Henry Blackburn and David Jacobs, Jr

NIH statement- “Health Implications of Obesity”

Implicit anti-fat bias among health professionals: is anyone immune?— by B A Teachman and K D Brownell

Implicit and Explicit Anti-Fat Bias among a Large Sample of Medical Doctors by BMI, Race/Ethnicity and Gender—by Janice A. Sabin, Maddalena Marini, and Brian A. Nosek

First, Do No Harm- Real Stories of Fat Prejudice in Health Care

The big fat truth—by Virginia Hughes

Tobacco Use Among Adults with Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders

Body of Truth by Harriet Brown

Losing It by Laura Fraser

Big Fat Lies: The Truth about Your Weight and Your Health by Glenn A Gaesser, PhD

The Obesity Myth by Paul Campos

The Great Starvation Experiment by Todd Tucker

Fat History by Peter N. Stearns

Health at Every Size by Linda Bacon, PhD

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