What Is A Normal Weight For Some Who Is 5ft 2 Inches?

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Normal Weight Obesity: Thin with High Body Fat Percentage

The Mayo Clinic recently coined a new term to diagnose a subset of obese patients.  They are actually "normal weight" but their body fat percentage is too high.  This relatively new term follows another recently coined term TOFI which means, thin on the outside, fat on the inside.  It was created to describe a phenomenon where a patient could appear slim, even thin and yet internally have deposits of fat surrounding important organs like the kidneys and the liver.  This visceral fat is...

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