Staying a healthy weight can be a challenge, and knowing what weight is healthy for you can be too. Most people rely on the body mass index, or BMI, which is a measure of our weight in relation to our height.
We asked five experts if the BMI is a good indicator of a healthy weight.
Five out of five experts said no
Here are their detailed responses:
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Disclosures: Emma Gearon has received an Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship.