These refers to the shape of a woman and can determine their health. It is said that women of apple shape are more likely to have diseases like diabetes,BP,and heart dxs-and most times these are women who experience infertility followed by the banana shaped. The pear and hour glass shape are very normal with the former being the commonest while the latter is the least common-and popularly called figure 8. These shapes are based on the ratio of the 'bust to waist to hip' measurement. For example, apple shape women have a much wider bust or shoulder than their hip,and are fat at the waist.