Obesity and Neurologic Disorders

Our Group organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Obesity and Neurologic Disorders

The two most common indexes in classifying obesity are: body mass index (BMI) and waist-to-hip ratio. BMI, a ratio of body weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared, is widely used for estimating body fat for most adults between 19 to 70 years of age, and correlates well with total body fat content in adults, despite that it does not distinguish excess fat from muscle builders and pregnant women.


Citation: Luo JJ, Dun NJ (2012) New Research Advances in Obesity: Relevant to Neurologic Disorders. Brain Disord Ther 1:e103.

  • Share this page
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • Pinterest
  • Blogger