Denis Gradowski
Denis Gradowski voted up Anonymous' answer

There's  a lot of medical illnesses and death caused by eating disorders too ...anorexia, binge eating, bulimia,, yo-yo dieting causing serious strokes, serious malnutrition, along with the dangers of other extreme dieting requiring  hours and hours of psychotherapy along with medical intervention. Focusing on the overweight would just increase these problems.

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Denis Gradowski
Denis Gradowski voted up Charlie Proofer's answer
It is difficult to say if you are overweight without fully knowing where that weight is distributed. If you are using the Body Mass Index scale, then your score would be 27.3 which would place you in the overweight category. However the Body Mass Index scale is meant for the use of an average person. … Read more