Author: Dr.K.P.V.Rao

Dr.K.P.V.Rao is a General Medical Practitioner. He graduated as an MBBS from Dr. Vaishampayan Memorial Medical College, Solapur, Kolhapur University, India in May 1983. He was a resident doctor in Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery at B Y L Nair Hospital, Mumbai in 1983-84. At present, he is practicing medicine at Vashi, Navi Mumbai, India. He has 36 years of experience in General Medical Practice and writes medical blogs.

Waist To Hip Ratio[WHR]

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Dear friends, We continue from where we left yesterday about Obesity and methods to determine where you stand. After understanding about BMI,we move on to the WAIST TO HIP RATIO. The picture above shows how one should appear to rule out being overweight/obese. Coming to the measurements,the picture below should show how to:- The picture […]


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Hi Friends, Today I am going to discuss a very important topic- Obesity If you look around most of us are getting fatter or putting on weight by the day. Why is this happening? Today’s day-to-day life revolves around eating fast-food (which has loads of calories in it) and a sedentary lifestyle (wherein we tend […]

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