Tag Archives: Women

BMI Calculator for Women and Men

BMI formula Body Mass Index (BMI) is a simple index of weight for height which is widely used to categorize underweight, overweight and obesity. BMI is bodyweight (kg) divided by height (m) squared (BMI = 70 kg / (1.75 m2) = 70 / 3.06 = 22.9). Overweight is typically defined as a BMI of 25… Read More »

Super-fit mum bluntly orders women to 'stop making excuses' and lose baby weight

It’s called the “9 months on, 9 months off” rule – nine months to put the pregnancy weight on, and nine months to get back to where you were before. But of course, even this gentle weight-loss rule isn’t always easy to follow. Especially when you’re juggling the demands of a young family – and… Read More »

Dr. Marlene Freeman: MDedge Masterclass on Treating Bipolar Disorder in Women

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In this podcast, Dr. Freeman discusses some of the challenges in treating with bipolar disorder during pregnancy and shares preliminary data on the impact of exposure to atypical antipsychotics from the National Pregnancy Registry for Psychiatric Medications at Massachusetts General Hospital. Masterclass: Marlene Freeman on Treating Bipolar Disorder in Women… Read More »