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BMI for Children and Teens | Also referred to as BMI-for-age

BMI is Used Differently with Children Than it is With Adults In children and teens, body mass index is used to assess underweight, overweight, and risk for overweight. Children’s body fatness changes over the years as they grow. Also, girls and boys differ in their body fatness as they mature. This is why BMI for […]

04/06/2012 | 0 Comments More