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Morbid Obesity

Postby amankhatri on Mon Feb 10, 2020 11:10 am

Morbid obesity differs from obesity, it is when a person has excess amounts of body fat and a body mass index or BMI greater than or equal to 35.

Morbidly obese people are at greater risk of factors that can directly affect their quality of life; like it can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. We can say an individual is morbidly obese if he or she is 100 pounds over his/her ideal body weight.
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Re: Morbid Obesity

Postby talkhealth on Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:24 pm

Hi amankhatri,

Thank you for posting on our forum regarding the difference between obesity and morbid obesity. This will be useful for members who may need clarification.

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