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Old 01-23-2014, 06:48 PM   #56
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Originally Posted by drd1961 View Post
I just tried out the Omron bodyfat analyzer and it as me at 29.8. The manual says that for age 20-39 normal is 21-32.9, age 40-59 normal is 23-33.9 and for 60-79 normal is 24-35.9. So at age 52 I am in the normal range, which is good. When I used this at the clinic at the end of December I was at 36, so I have dropped quite a bit in 3 weeks.
Is this the BMI that the family doctor keeps referring to? She has a chart that she looks at. I "think" age may play into it, but I know the chart she looks at has height and weight... can't remember what my BMI is, but I'm now getting into the thin area...
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