A study analyzing factors such as blood pressure and cholesterol found that people with a BMI in the “overweight’ range are often otherwise medically healthy, calling BMI into question as an accurate metric for health. What do you think?


“That’s too bad. Acting concerned for others’ health was the perfect excuse for humiliating them.”

Gilbert Ronson • Heat Adjuster

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“People need to think twice about using pejorative terms like ‘overweight,’ ‘unhealthy,’ and ‘glucose level.’”

Wanda Poland • Political Troubleshooter

“I’m not even going to think about living a healthier lifestyle until a doctor can measure exactly how out of shape I am.”

Darren Schapiro • Tally Counter