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26 yrs old female my height is 5'4 my BMI has now gone down to 15.5 is that a bad weight? X

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Dr. Scott Selinger
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A normal bmi is between 20-25 and anything under 18.
5 is dangerously low. You could be causing serious damage to your heart, bones, hormones, and reproductive system. I would encourage you to speak with your doctor or a dietician promptly.

In brief: Yes

A normal bmi is between 20-25 and anything under 18.
5 is dangerously low. You could be causing serious damage to your heart, bones, hormones, and reproductive system. I would encourage you to speak with your doctor or a dietician promptly.
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