BMI is closely correlated with body fat. However, there are limitations to this measurement. It may overestimate body fat in athletes and those that have short stature with a muscular build.
If your BMI falls in the normal range, good for you! Keep practicing healthy nutritional habits along with physical activity to prevent weight gain – especially as you age. If you are not happy with your BMI classification, call us at 678-781-3021. Our registered dieticians can help you reach and maintain a healthier weight.
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At Laureate Medical Group, these phrases are the philosophy our physicians and staff follow every day. By focusing on patients first, we make sure you are getting the best possible medical care from providers who sincerely care about your health.
Find out more about the comprehensive services we offer, our Board Certified providers and our six convenient locations.
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