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A 52-year-old male asked:

My height is 167cm.'weight is76kg.and age is 53 years.am i over weight perspn?

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Dr. Mohammed Parvez
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Yes: Your calculated bmi is more than 24. It means you are over weight but not obese.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Cardiology 33 years experience
Yes: Although there are exceptions ( like professional atheletes) bmi is a measure of your body mass index. Yours is 27 + placing you in the over weight catagory. Consult your doctor for proper diet and activities to achieve a more healthy weight.
Dr. Scott Welle
Bariatrics 16 years experience
Overweight : Based in your height and weight you have a bmi of 27.3 which is classified as overweight. However, the bmi classification can be flawed by several factors such as muscle density...

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