Screening using body mass index alone may miss every second preschooler with excess stomach fat

When assessing whether preschoolers are overweight, health professionals should use other measures such as waist-to-height ratio in addition to the body mass index (BMI). A study shows that this is because measuring the BMI of younger children often fails to identify those with excess stomach fat and possible associated health problems.
Source: Science Daily

'I'm not the president of the globe': Trump goes it alone as he faces world leaders amid trade war against China

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  2. Trump’s Trade War With China Begins In Earnest  Forbes
  3. China Cancels Trade Talks With US Amid Escalation in Tariff Threats  Wall Street Journal
  4. Donald Trump’s China tariffs will tax Americans  USA TODAY
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