What does the term morbidly obese mean?

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2011-11-02 02:11:16

A morbidly obese person is someone who is very overweight to the

point that it can often cause a shorter lifespan and health


According to the BMI scale:

Underweight: < 18.5

Ideal: 18.5-24.9

Overweight: 25-29.9

Obese: 30-39.9

Morbidly obese: 40-49.9

Super morbidly obese: 50+

BMI (Body Mass Index) is a calculation of height and weight.

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2020-05-24 21:11:36

disgustingly fat

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