clinically obese


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clinically obese

adj
(Medicine) overweight to a degree which causes medical complications
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To be classed as clinically obese, a person must have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or above.
2 w sta To Am 100 Brits of over 30 Top of the chart is America, where nearly 40 in every 100 adults are clinically obese.
A NURSE who allegedly branded a clinically obese patient "Jabba the Hutt" claimed she was just trying to help him lose weight.
NHS Digital said 9,200 "sumo" babies were born last year, classed as clinically obese - 9lb 15oz.
Almost immediately, Hal falls for clinically obese nurse and one-time Peace Corps volunteer Rosemary (Gwyneth Paltrow), but will he still love her when the hypnosis wears off?
Researchers found four areas with more than 30 per cent of patients classed as clinically obese in Scotland - compared with six in the whole of England.
Figures reveal 40 per cent of ten and 11 year olds in Birmingham are overweight or obese - and one in four of these Year 6 pupils are clinically obese.
However, the good news is that they are still better off than the women in all other Gulf countries, where almost half are clinically obese.
4 % clinically obese, while an estimated 17 % of adults were diabetic
KIRKLEES residents are putting themselves at risk of an early grave after a survey revealed that one quarter are clinically obese.
The study, which polled British men between the ages of 20 and 30, claims to prove that male body confidence is at an all-time low with 45 percent of the men surveyed considering themselves to be overweight, while just under a fifth of men (16 percent) thinking they are clinically obese.
IT is shocking to read that we still continue to have signicant childhood obesity problems with over a third of our 11 year olds on Teesside either overweight or clinically obese.

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