Blue Promise: Body Weight Vs. Fitness


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For years, we have measured our quality of health by our weight or body mass index (BMI). But new research indicates that our fitness levels might have a bigger impact on our life span. In fact, research indicates that one minute of exercise equals seven extra minutes of life. So what do doctors recommend? Dr. Dan McCoy and Dr. Paul Hain, BCBSTX North Texas Market President, discuss the evolving perspective in this Blue Promise. Blue Promise is an online video blog that aims to address complicated health issues with candid conversations from subject matter experts. New editions are published regularly and are hosted by Dr. Dan McCoy, President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

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