Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks, will talk on the importance of a persons waist to hip ratio in this video. There is no added advantage of waist to hip ratio as compared to abdominal circumference. Abdominal circumference more than 90 cm in women and 80 cm in men is not normal. The American Association guideline states that waist to hip ratio doesn’t have any advantage.
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He is the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He is also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus