• 29.9
  • A person with a body mass index between 25 and 29.9 is considered overweight. (heart.org)
  • By slicing and dicing the numbers, the study's authors concluded that "conventional studies probably underestimate the adverse population health consequences of [being] overweight" - that is, having a BMI of 25 to 29.9, and not one of 30 or above. (aarp.org)
  • It found that people in the overweight category had a 6 percent lower chance of dying from various diseases than did people of normal weight, making a BMI between 25 and 29.9 suddenly appear like some newly discovered weight/health sweet spot. (aarp.org)
  • Women
  • According to recent studies, insulin-sensitiser drugs are the main type of therapy for women with irregular cycles that want to improve their fertility, although weight loss is normally the first step in overweight patients with PCOS. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • That Is Why You're Overweight is an album by American jazz saxophonist Eddie Harris recorded in 1976 and released on the Atlantic label. (wikipedia.org)