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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Waist-Hip Ratio

    The waist circumference measurement divided by the hip circumference measurement. For both men and women, a waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) of 1.0 or higher is considered "at risk" for undesirable health consequences, such as heart disease and ailments associated with OVERWEIGHT. A healthy WHR is 0.90 or less for men, and 0.80 or less for women. (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 2004)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waist-hip ratio in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waist-hip ratio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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