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What does W/H stand for?

W/H stands for waist-hip ratio


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Waist To Hip Ratio - This calculator will help you identify the perfect shape for your body in 2015. Doctors strongly prefer this measurement over BMI.
Waist-Hip Ratio Calculator The waist-hip ratio is an indicator of body shape, which can be statistically related to the risk of various health problems and diseases.
Waist-Hip ratio is a simple measure of where fat is stored in your body. Most people store their body fat in one of two places: around their waist and around their hips.
EN Nutrition - Publications - Obesity - Waist circumference and waist-hip ratio: report of a WHO Expert Consultation, December 2008
1. J Intern Med. 2003 Dec;254(6):555-63. Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and body mass index and their correlation with cardiovascular disease risk factors in...
Your waist to hip ratio is an important tool that helps you determine your overall health risk. People with more weight around their waist are at greater risk of...