The follow studies were used in calculating the RET Health Score:

 

BMI Over 23BMI over 23 based calculationshttps://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/press-releases/overweight-obesity-mortality-risk/
Heart Attack & Strokeincreased likelihood of 10% per BMI pointhttps://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/press-releases/overweight-obesity-mortality-risk/
Lung Diseaseincreased likelihood of 8% per BMI pointhttps://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/press-releases/overweight-obesity-mortality-risk/
Diabetesincreased likelihood of 50% per BMI pointhttp://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/30/6/1562.figures-only
Cancerincreased likelihood of 20% per BMI pointhttps://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/press-releases/overweight-obesity-mortality-risk/
Injuriesincreased likelihood of 10% per BMI pointhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2818622/
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