[Answer] Overweight a condition that is less serious than obesity is defined as having a BMI between ______ and ______.

Answer: 25 and 29.9
Overweight a condition that is less serious than obesity is defined as having a BMI between ______ and ______.
The degree to which a person is overweight is generally described by the body mass index (BMI). Overweight is defined as a BMI of 25 or more thus it includes pre-obesity defined as a BMI between 25 and 30 and obesityas defined by a BMI of 30 or more. Pre-obese and overweight however are often used interchangeably thus giving overweight a common definition of a BMI of between 25 and 30. There are however several other common ways to measure the amount of adiposity or fat present in an individual…
Any BMI ≥ 35 is severe obesity; A BMI of ≥ 40 is morbid obesity; A BMI of ≥ 50 is super obese; As Asian populations develop negative health consequences at a lower BMI than western populations some nations have redefined obesity. The Japanese have defined obesity as any BMI greater than 25 while China uses a BMI of greater than 28.
Obesity – Wikipedia
Classification of obesity – Wikipedia
Classification of obesity – Wikipedia
Classification of obesity – Wikipedia
Obesity is defined as having a body mass index ( BMI ) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m 2 and in June 2013 the American Medical Association classified it as a disease with much controversy. [5] In countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) one child out of five is overweight or obese. [6]
Mon Dec 05 2005 13:30:00 GMT-0500 (Eastern Standard Time) · The WHO states that abdominal obesity is defined as a waist-hip ratio above 0.90 for males and above 0.85 for females or a body mass index ( BMI ) above 30.0. The National Institute of Diabetes Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) states that women with waist-hip ratios of more than 0.8 and men with more than 1.0 are at increased health risk because of their fat distributio…

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