THE COST OF FAT
Heavy people will spend more on health care then those who are of normal Basal Mass Index (BMI).
Those people with a BMI under 25 are considered to be in the normal range, 25-30 is overweight, over 30 is considered obese.
The cost of annual medical expenditures accelerates as the BMI goes up!
BMI Cost of yearly Medical Expenses
This information comes from Cornell’s John Cawley and Lehigh’s Chad Meyerhoeler. Towers Watson/National Business Group on Health.
This health information is brought to you from Middlesex Chiropractic Center and Health By Nature Nutrition.
Please ask for a copy of the BMI chart on your next visit to the office,
The information contained in this email is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease or illness. Please consult a licensed health care provider with any questions you may have regarding your health.