How does this tool help me?
In many cases, persons with extra weight located around their mid-section are at higher risk for diseases such as heart disease and diabetes than those who carry weight around their hips and thighs. Excess fat in the abdomen is considered an indicator that your health is at risk.
Note: The results you receive from this tool are not intended to be a substitute for individual medical advice in diagnosing a health/lifestyle problem. They are provided to give you an estimate of results based on professionally accepted formulae and algorithms.