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When do you really need to go to the emergency room?

 

Every doctor's office you telephone greets you with a recording that says "if this is a medical emergency, hang up and call 911."

But how do you know if it is a medical emergency?

Is treatment in the emergency room always better?

Starting from scratch.

Doctors are not omniscient.

BMI Index

Under = <18.5
NL = 18.5–24.9
Over = 25–29.9
Obesity = BMI >=30

Calculate Body Mass Index (BMI)

Under = <18.5
NL = 18.5–24.9
Over = 25–29.9
Obesity = BMI >=30

waist to height ratio and data

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