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21 Mar 2007

am i over weight?
dear doc,
i am 30 year old female with one 7 year old boy my height is 4.11 my current weight is 56 kgs. am i over weight? please let me know.
thanks.
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DietDoc
DietDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Shabu
Do you mean that your height is 4 foot 11 inches?? If so, then your present BMI = 24,9 which is just still within the normal range. It may be a good idea if you weighed 50 kg with a BMI of 22, which is ideal for women. But only if I understood your correctly that you are 4 foot 11 inches tall. If you would be 4.11 metres tall you would be a giant!
Best regards
DietDoc
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