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Private, reliable and affordable obesity tests London

Obesity is defined as having an excessive amount of body fat. Obesity  increases your risk of diseases and health problems such as heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.
 
Being extremely obese means you are especially likely to have health problems related to your weight.
 
Even modest weight loss can improve or prevent the health problems associated with obesity. You can usually lose weight through dietary changes, increased physical activity and behavior changes.
 
Obesity is diagnosed when an individual's body mass index (BMI) is 30 or higher. Your body mass index is calculated by dividing your weight in kilograms (kg) by your height in meters (m) squared.
 
BMI Weight status
Below 18.5 Underweight
18.5 - 24.9 Normal
25.0 - 29.9 Overweight
30.0 and higher Obese
40.0 and higher Extreme obesity

Because BMI doesn't directly measure body fat, some people, such as muscular athletes, may have a BMI in the obese category even though they don't have excess body fat.