Waist measure

Healthy Hearts - Waist measure


English | Published: 07/08/2009

  • Resource code: HM02
  • Publication for: Healthcare professionals, Teachers and school staff
  • Age group: Adults
  • Maximum order quantity: 5

People who carry too much weight around their middle have a greater risk of developing coronary heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. One way of finding out if your body shape is increasing your risk is by measuring your waist.