When It Comes to Health, Muscle Mass Matters

By: Suzette Pereira Ph.D

Muscle mass plays a huge role in predicting health outcomes and yet is rarely assessed in clinical practice.

Most doctors use BMI to assess health, which is overlooking a major vital sign — muscle mass.

For decades, our society has been using a person’s body mass index, commonly known as BMI, to determine a…

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Dr. Patricia Salber and friends weigh in on leading news in health and healthcare